From Anita Hill to Christine Blasey Ford: Sexual Violence Testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee

Please join us for a discussion of the testimonies by Anita Hill and Christine Blasey Ford of sexual harassment and assault before the Senate Judiciary Committee during the Supreme Court nomination hearings of Clarence Thomas and Brett Kavanaugh.  Dr. Marjorie Jolles, associate professor of Women’s and Gender Studies and Director of Honors, will moderate our discussion of the context of these hearings, the decisions by Hill and Ford to testify, the reactions to Hill and Ford by the press, the Senate and the White House, and the broader implications of these events.

Monday, Oct. 8 from 4:45 p.m. to 6 p.m. in Wabash, Room 616.

Sandra Frink, director, Women’s and Gender Studies and Associate Professor of History

Address replies to: sfrink@roosevelt.edu