What's Up in GWS
* Congratulations to Cristina Alcalde who has been selected as one of six international Visiting Professors and scholars at the Catholic University of Peru in Lima for the 2012-2013 academic year. Dr. Alcalde will be teaching a graduate seminar on violence and femicide at the Catholic University of Peru this summer.
*Srimati Basu has been awarded a fellowship from the American Institute for Indian Studies. Congratulations!
* Check out the newest book publications of GWS faculty and alumni.
*Srimati Basu is quoted in the article "From Slum to Statehouse: Women candidates from poor areas may alter India's political landscape" in the 40th Anniversary (Fall 2012) issue of Ms. magazine.
*Susan Bordo's book The Creation of Anne Boleyn: A New Look at England's Most Notorious Queen will be released in March 2013. For more information about the forthcoming book please visit The Creation of Anne Boleyn website.
*Congratulations to Karen Tice whose book Queens of Academe: Beauty Pageantry, Student Bodies, and Campus Life has been included in the list of books for the 2012 Critics Choice Book Award of the American Educational Studies Association.
*Congratulations to GWS alumni Bernadette Barton (Morehead State University) on the publication of her book, Pray the Gay Away: The Extraordinary Lives of Bible Belt Gays. The book will be released Oct 1, 2012 and there will be a book launch party on Oct 6 at the Winchester Galleria from 4:00-6:00pm.
*GWS Major, Brittany Moore, was recently interviewed by the UK Alumni Association. Check out the interview about Brittany's time in China and her experience in GWS.
*Congratulations to Ellen D.B. Riggle and Sharon S. Rostosky who received the Distinguished Book Award for 2012 from Division 44 of the American Psychological Association for their book, A Positive View of LGBTQ: Embracing Identity and Cultivating Well-Being (Rowman & Littlefield).
*Susan Bordo has a new essay published in The Chronicle of Higher Education titled, "When Fictionalized Facts Matter: From 'Anne of the Thousand Days' to Hilary Mantel's new 'Bring Up the Bodies'"
*Congratulations to Karen Tice on the release of her new book, Queens of Academe: Beauty Pageantry, Student Bodies, and College Life.
*Congratulations to Ellen D.B. Riggle and Sharon S. Rostosky on the release of their new book, A Positive View of LGBTQ: Embracing Identity and Cultivating Well-Being.
*Srimati Basu has a new article published titled "Judges of Normality: Mediating Marriage in the Family Courts of Kolkata, India". The article appears in Signs, Vol 37., No. 2, Winter 2012: 469-492.