Classics in Feminist Theory Series: How Catherine MacKinnon's Theory of Sexual Harassment Brought Down an Israeli President
The Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality Classics in Feminist Theory Series presents:
"How Catherine MacKinnon's Theory of Sexual Harassment Brought Down an Israeli President,"
A lunchtime seminar with Orit Kamir, Professor of Law, Peres Academic Center, Israel
Date: Wednesday, February 29
Time: 12:00-1:30 p.m.
Place: Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality, 5733 S. University
Lunch will be served!
**Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org by noon on Monday, February 27 if you plan to attend
Orit Kamir was a student of Catharine MacKinnon's at the University of Michigan, a drafter of Israel's sexual harassment law, active in the legislation of Israel's Stalking Law, Violence in the Family Law, and Women's Names law, among others. She is the author of numerous articles and books in English and Hebrew, including, in English, Framed: Women in Law and Film and Every Breath You Take: Stalking Narratives and the Law.
(Professor Kamir will also present a paper, "Collective Memory, Law and a Lack of Women: How Can Women Be Remembered in a Trial Between 'Amalek' and 'The Beautiful of Mind and Body'" at the Law School's Workshop on Regulating Family, Sex, and Gender from 4:00-5:30 in the afternoon of February 29 in Room E at the Law School)