Women’s History Month speaker

Submitted by gde0012 on Mon, 03/20/2017 - 7:19am
Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 3:00pm

Katie Hindmarch-Watson, an assistant professor at Johns Hopkins University and cultural historian of the British Empire, will discuss queer mediators’ foundational role in early radio broadcasting of the British Broadcasting Company during a free lecture at the University of North Texas March 23 (Thursday). The lecture is part of UNT’s observance of Women’s History Month and is presented by the Department of History, the LGBT Faculty Senate and the Women’s and Gender Studies program.

Hindmarch-Watson’s work focuses on gender and sexualities, labor history and class formation, specifically in the cases of the nineteenth century British telegraph and telephone networks and the interwar BBC.

The event is free and open to the public.

Location: 
Business Leadership Buildig (BLB), Room 080
Event open to: 
UNT community
Ticket Price: 
$0.00
Department or Sponsor: 
Department of History, LGBT Faculty Senate, Women's and Gender Studies
Contact Name: 
Department of History
Contact Email: 
history@unt.edu
Contact Phone: 
940-565-2288
Expected Attendance: 
Not Applicable