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Xavier University Women's center hosts lecturer Wendy Kline today as part of Women's History Month

The event is co-sponsored by the Deparment of History and the Gender and Diversity Studies program

03/12/12

The Women’s Center presents Wendy Kline speaking on "Bodies of Knowledge: Women's Health from a Recent Historical Perspective" on Tuesday, March 13, from 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. in the Kennedy Lecture Hall at the Conaton Learning Commons. The event is free and open to the public.

Kline, a professor of history at the University of Cincinnati, is the author of Bodies of Knowledge: Sexuality, Reproduction and Women's Health in the Second Wave (University of Chicago, 2010), and Building a Better Race: Gender, Sexuality, and Eugenics from the Turn of the Century to the Baby Boom (University of California Press, 2001). She recently published articles in the Bulletin of the History of Medicine and the Journal of Women's History, and essays in Feminist Coalitions, Major Problems in American Women's History and Popular Eugenics.

Kline's lecture is co-sponsored by the Gender and Diversity Studies program and the Department of History.

Visit the Women's Center website to learn more about the programs it offers.