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Sociology Colloquium Series: France Winddance Twine

SEP 25, 2020 | 3:00 PM



Online Event


September 25, 2020: 3:00 PM




Sociology Program


Title: TBD
Speaker: France Winddance Twine, University of California at Santa Barbara

France Winddance Twine is a Professor of Sociology, an ethnographer, a feminist race theorist and a documentary filmmaker, whose research focuses on multiple dimensions of inequality. Twine's research has depth and breadth. Her research interests include girlhood, racism and anti-racism, sociology of the body, assisted reproductive technologies, and occupational discrimination. Her empirical research is theoretically grounded in European social theory, North American critical race theory, and feminist race studies. Twine's research provide case studies that provide a nuanced analysis of the intersections of race, class, sexuality and gender inequality on both sides of the Atlantic. Twine has conducted extensive field research on both sides of the Atlantic including: Brazil, Britain, and the United States. 

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