Intersectional Challenges in Re-Mobilizing the Women's Movement
IRWG Research Talk
Michael T. Heaney Assistant Professor of Organizational Studies and Political Science, University of Michigan Discussants: Anna Kirkland, Arthur F. Thurnau Professor of Women's Studies, Political Science, Sociology, and Health Management and Policy Lisa Disch, Professor of Political Science and Women's Studies In this research talk, Professor Michael Heaney will discuss findings from his surveys of participants at the 2017 Women's March in DC, and the Women's Convention in Detroit in October 2017. His study seeks to assess the extent to which the nascent women's movement is mending divisions among women and the extent to which divisions still represent challenges to the movement. Panelists Anna Kirkland and Lisa Disch will offer commentary. A Q&A with the audience will follow the discussion.