Professor Valdivia presents talk

Valdivia talkThe Women & Gender in Global Perspectives Program is sponsoring a talk with Professor Angharad Valdivia, WGGP faculty affiliate, research professor at the Institute of Communications Research, and professor of media and cinema studies. 

Valdivia will present “Girls Hold Up Half the Sky: Neoliberalism Meets Girls and the Media,” on Wednesday, February 27, in room 314B Illini Union, 12-1:15 p.m. RSVP at (Lunch wil be provided for those who RSVP by February 21.)

Please contact Anita Kaiser with any questions at (217) 333-6221 or

This event is cosponsored by the Department of Gender and Women’s Studies; the Department of Latina/Latino Studies; the Institute of Communications Research; the Unit for Criticism & Interpretive Theory; the Center for Global Studies; the Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies; and the Women’s Resources Center.