Next Lunch Meeting: JULY 13, 2015 (Monday)
11:30 am at The Pacific Club
Cost: $45 (please reserve by July 8, 2015)
Meda Chesney-Lind, Ph.D.
Women’s Study — University of Hawaii at Manoa
“Looking Forward, Looking Backward: The History of the Women’s Movement in Hawaii”
The presentation will reflect on the unique aspects of women’s history in our islands and it will focus on notable women as well as review events that characterized each of the “waves” of feminist efforts.
Meda Chesney-Lind, PhD teaches women studies at UH Manoa. She is nationally recognized for her work on women & crime & an advocate for women & girls who come in contact with the criminal justice system. In 2013, she was honored by the Western Society of Criminology for her contributions to the field of gender, crime & justice. Meda earned her undergraduate degree from Whitman College in Washington, then a Masters & Ph.D. degrees in Sociology at UH Manoa.
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