Transforming Cultures to Create Gender Equity

KaYing Yang, social justice activist, as well as co-founder of the artisan community support site RedGreen Rivers™ and the community campaign Building Our Future that focuses on ending gender-based violence, will talk about “Transforming Cultures to Create Gender Equity” at 3:30 p.m. on Tues., Mar. 1, in UC 275A. It’s part of the Southeast Asian Heritage Lecture Series!

cover of Gendered Work in Asian Cities bookIf you would like to lean more, Andersen Library may be able to help! You can search Research@UWW to find articles such as “Blaming culture for bad behavior” (Yale Journal of Law & the Humanities, 2000, vol.12:no.1, pp.89-116) or books such as Rising tide: Gender equality and cultural change around the world (available to UWW students or staff from other UW campus libraries via free UW Request service; requested items arrive in 2-5 weekdays), Gendered work in Asian cities: The new economy and changing labour markets (online via ebrary), or Body evidence intimate violence against South Asian women in America (online via ebrary).

Please Ask a librarian (visit the Reference Desk, call 262.472.1032, or choose to email or chat) for assistance with finding additional materials.

About Barbara

I am a Reference & Instruction librarian, head of that department in Andersen Library, an associate professor, and a member of the General Education Review Committee and Faculty Senate. I've been working at UW-W since July 1, 1990.
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