North America Events

Presentation - Litigating for Gender Equality in the 1970s

May 21, 2002 // 4:15pm5:30pm
United States Studies
U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg describes the effort during the 1970s to place women's rights permanently on the human rights agenda.

Women in the Barracks: The VMI Case and Equal Rights

May 21, 2002 // 12:00am
United States Studies

Conference - Women's Rights in Theory and Practice

May 21, 2002 // 12:00am
United States Studies
This two-day meeting (May 21-22) was held by fifty litigators and legal theorists from law schools and universities around the country to discuss the current status of gender equality law.

Slovenia and Euro-Atlantic Integration

May 16, 2002 // 12:00pm1:00pm
Global Europe Program
Dr. Janez Drnovsek, Prime Minister, Republic of Slovenia

In Pursuit of Equity: Women, Men, and the Pursuit of Economic Citizenship in 20th-Century America

April 16, 2002 // 12:00am
United States Studies
Alice Kessler-Harris, Gordon R. Hoxie Professor of History, Columbia University, author; Joan Williams, Professor of Law and Director, Program on Gender, Work & Family, Washington College of Law, American University

Nigger: The Strange Career of a Troubling Word

February 20, 2002 // 12:00amFebruary 19, 2002 // 11:00pm
United States Studies

Global Land Mine Elimination and the Ottawa Convention: Canadian Foreign Policy at Work

February 14, 2002 // 11:00pm
Canada Institute
Christopher Kirkey discussed the impact of the Ottawa Convention on Canada-U.S. relations and considered the significance of the convention in Canadian foreign policy.

The Euro: Implications for the European Economy and the U.S.

January 31, 2002 // 11:00pm
Program on America and the Global Economy

Steeling the E.U.-U.S. Relationship for the Challenges Ahead

January 24, 2002 // 11:00pm
Program on America and the Global Economy

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