“Gender and Sexuality: How Medieval Are We Still?”

Date(s) - 05/16/2019
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Kansas City Public Library - Plaza Branch


Speakers: Virginia Blanton, Ph.D., Professor of English; Kathy Krause, Ph.D., Professor of French; and Linda Mitchell, Ph.D., Martha Jane Phillips Starr Missouri Distinguished Professor of Women’s and Gender Studies, UMKC.

This lecture is part of a lecture series launched by the UMKC Medieval and Early Modern Studies program designed to reveal the true histories and explore the connections between contemporary issues and medieval concepts of race, gender and identity. Additional information on the series may be found here.