The USC Law & Global Health Collaboration invites you to attend a talk with Pardis Mahdavi on “Social Movements, Sexual Rights, and Reproductive Rights: #meToo in Global Context.”
Acting Dean of the Josef Korbel School of International Studies at the University of Denver
Pardis Mahdavi, PhD is currently the Acting Dean of the Josef Korbel School of International Studies at the University of Denver. Previously, she was an associate professor and chair of anthropology, director of the Pacific Basin Institute, and dean of women at Pomona College. Her research interests include gendered labor, migration, sexuality, human rights, youth culture, transnational feminism and public health in the context of changing global and political structures. She is the author of four books: her first book, Passionate Uprisings: Iran’s Sexual Revolution was published with Stanford University Press in 2008, and her second book, Gridlock: Labor, Migration and ‘Human Trafficking’ in Dubai, also Stanford University Press, was published in 2011. Mahdavi’s third book, entitled From Trafficking to Terror: Constructing a Global Social Problem was published by Routledge on October 1, 2013, and her fourth book, Crossing the Gulf: Love and Family in Migrant Lives also Stanford University Press was published in April 2016.
Wednesday, March 05, 2019
Time 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Gould School of Law, USC University Park Campus, Room 3
Students, faculty, and staff are welcome. Lunch will be provided!
This talk is part of the 2018-2019 Global(HEALTH+LAW) Series, hosted by the USC Law & Global Health Collaboration, supported by the USC Collaboration Fund.