Women's Rights

Peter Coviello , Member in the School of Social Science, reviews Sex and Secularism by Professor Emerita Joan Wallach Scott and In the Name of Women's Rights by Visitor Sara Farris , writing, "part of what is remarkable about these...
The Times Literary Supplement 's Patricia Williams explores the suppression of black women and girls in America, referring to the work of Shatema Threadcraft , Member in the School of Social Science, in an explanation of the ways in which enduring cultural norms and...
Kristen Ghodsee , former Member in the School of Social Science and President of the Association of Members of the Institute for Advanced Study, writes in the New York Times about how women under communism enjoyed more sexual pleasure because they championed sexual equality...

In the Media

November 17, 2016
Lalaie Ameeriar , Member in the School of Social Science, is currently is in the middle of her yearlong stay at the Institute for Advanced Study. “I’m working on the relationship between human rights, women’s rights, and humanitarianism through the case of forced marriage...