All lectures take place in the Liberman-Miller Lecture Hall and all exhibitions take place in the Kniznick Gallery, both at the WSRC in the Epstein Building, Brandeis University, and are free and open to the public.

Q&A after another excellent WSRC Lecture

Q & A at WSRC Lecture Fall 2018


Thursday Nov 1, 2018, 5-6.30pm Lecture and Panel Discussion “Sexual Harassment: Case Study of a College in Distress” SUZANNE HANSER, Brandeis WSRC Scholar with Feminist Faculty Alliance members

Kniznick Gallery exhibition "HALF-SILVERED" November 8 - February 15, 2018 ANNE LILLY & KARIN ROSENTHAL

Thursday Nov 8, 2018, 12.30-2pm Lecture “An Aristocratic Jewish Woman's Diairies in Imperial Russia” CHAERAN FREEZE, Brandeis Professor of Near Eastern and Judaic Studies and Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies

Thursday Nov 8, 2018, 5-8 pm Artist's Lecture and Reception; Lecture at 5 pm, Reception to follow Boston-based artist ANNE LILLY will discuss current work and Kniznick Gallery exhibition.

Thursday Nov 13, 2018,  12:30-2:00pm Brownbag Lecture  "Coming of Age in Berlin, Jewish and Female: 1958-61" SARAH SWARTZ, Brandeis WSRC Scholar

Thursday Nov 15, 2018, 12.30-2pm Lecture “Contemporary Pagans and the Alt-Right” HELEN BERGER, Brandeis WSRC Scholar

Tuesday Nov 27, 2018, 5-6.30pm Lecture “Women’s Organizational Wisdom about Navigating Bias in the Workplace” EDITH CHEARS, Brandeis WSRC Scholar

Thursday Nov 29, 2018, 12.30-2pm Lecture “A Small Scientific Commune: Brandeis Professor Carolyn Cohen’s Legacy” PNINA ABIR-AM, Brandeis WSRC Scholar


Tuesday Dec 4, 2018, 12.30-2pm Gallery Event Exercises for the Quiet Eye, ANNIE STORR, Brandeis WSRC Scholar will lead art experiencing exercises through the Anne Lilly & Karin Rosenthal Exhibition "Half-Silvered"in the Kniznick Gallery.

Brandeis Women’s Studies Research Center (WSRC) is an innovative, interdisciplinary research center of scholars, artists, students, and faculty who study gender issues and women’s lives.