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Abstract: Gayle Austin was coordinator and literacy manager for the Women's Project in New York City before becoming a professor of Communication at Georgia State University. Her scholarly interests included gender and performance, dramaturgy, and interdisciplinary forms of performance. She also authored feminist theory plays. Gayle Austin's papers comprise research and course materials as well as records related to theatrical productions and performances. The materials reflect Austin's career both...
Abstract: Founded in 1994, the Institute for Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies (WGSS) was realized after 20 years of dedicated struggle by a group of faculty committed to the project of establishing WGSS at Georgia State University. The founding director, Diane L. Fowlkes led the development of the Master of Arts program in 1995. The Institute's second director, Linda A. Bell, led the establishment of the Bachelor of Arts in 2003, enabling WGSS to offer an undergraduate major and minor. Today, the...
Dates: 1984-2011; Majority of material found within 1992 - 2005
Abstract The mission of the Office of the Advancement of Women (A of W) at Georgia State University (GSU) is to enhance collective efforts to improve the status of women at GSU. Based in the Provost's Office, the A of W collaborates with GSU colleges, administrative departments, and local and national women's programs to identify needs, offer support, and develop opportunities for professional development of women faculty and administrators at the university. Its records are comprised of administrative...
Dates: 1974-2005; Majority of material found within 1990 - 2005
Abstract: Linda A. Bell, born in 1940, grew up in the Daytona, Florida area. Bell taught at Georgia State University from 1968 to 2004. The Linda A. Bell papers span Bell's 34-year career at Georgia State University as a professor of Philosophy and Women's Studies and document her teaching, administrative and research work.
Abstract: Martha Wren Gaines (1939-1987), a Georgia native from Thomason, dedicated her life, personally and professionally, to promoting civil and women's rights in Georgia. As part of the Georgia Women's Movement Project, an annual Gaines Research Fellowship is annually awarded to Georgia State University faculty and students who are actively pursuing research that utilizes materials from the Donna Novak Coles Georgia Women's Movement Archives and/or the ...
Abstract: Power of Women is a Georgia State University student organization affiliated with the Women's Studies Institute. The Clothesline Project is a display created by survivors of violence and those in support of survivors. The collection consists of the 80 T-shirts and two quilts displayed at the Power of Women's 3rd Annual Clothesline Project, March 18-22, 2002, as well as printed materials relating to the event.
Abstract: The Women's Studies Institute (WSI) was approved by the Georgia Board of Regents on July 14, 1994, and the Master of Arts degree in Women's Studies was approved on March 8, 1995. Valerie Fennell has long been an advocate for a Women's Studies program at GSU and to this end has taught classes, sat on various boards, and aided in publicizing the developing program. The Valerie Fennell papers document courses relating to women's issues taught in the 1970s through to the 1980s, when the Bachelor of...
Scope and Content of the Papers Collection consists of published works, conference papers, and research proposals/studies documenting age relations, ethnic groups, and women. See also "Curriculum Vitae" and "Honors."
Found in: Georgia State University Archives
- Special Collections 7
- Georgia State University Archives 1
- Women's studies 7
- Feminism 4
- Universities and colleges 3
- Universities and colleges -- Curricula 3
- Universities and colleges -- Faculty 3
- Women in higher education 3
- Abused women 1
- Anthropology -- Study and teaching 1
- Assertiveness in women 1
- College teachers 1
- College teaching 1
- Equal rights amendments 1
- Family violence 1
- Feminist theater 1
- Georgia 1
- Mentoring in education 1
- Multiculturalism 1
- Philosophy -- Study and teaching 1
- Report writing 1
- T-shirts 1
- Women's rights 1
- Women's studies -- Archival resources 1
- administrative records 1
- articles 1
- correspondence 1
- quilts 1
- reports 1 ∧ less
- Georgia State University. Women's Studies Institute 4
- Georgia State University 3
- Fennell, Valerie 2
- American Association of University Professors 1
- American Council on Education. Office of Women in Higher Education 1
- American Philosophical Association 1
- Austin, Gayle 1
- Bell, Linda A. 1
- Clance, Pauline Rose 1
- Farokhi, Elizabeth 1
- Finn, Mary A. 1
- Georgia State University. Institute for Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies 1
- Georgia State University. Office of the Advancement of Women 1
- Georgia State University. Power of Women 1
- Giles, Dethra U. 1
- National Clothesline Project 1
- National Women's Studies Association 1
- Patton, Carl V. 1
- Pici, Frances Anne 1
- Society for Phenomenology and Existential Philosophy 1
- Talburt, Susan 1 ∧ less