Gender Studies Multimedia, Lecture and Conference Archive


Esther Katz



War, Memory, and Gender Conference Poster  

War, Memory, and Gender, an international conference, co-hosted by the University of South Alabama Gender Studies Program, featured keynote address by Jennifer Haytock (SUNY-Brockport) and a panel discussion with women military veterans. The conference addressed multiple conflicts and nationalities from the perspectives of multiple disciplines. March 27-29, 2014. 



"This Bright Light of Ours : Black & White Reflections on MLK"


Maria Gitin and Lewis V. Baldwin
"This Bright Light of Ours: Black & White Reflections on MLK"
Health Sciences Building Auditorium





Dr. Margaret Humphreys
Duke University
"The South's Secret Weapons: Disease,
Environment and the Civil War"
October 16, 2013 @ 7:30 p.m
Laidlaw Auditorium
Watch the talk

Dr. Wendy Goldman
Carnegie Mellon University
"Life on the Home Front: The Soviet Experience
in World War II"
March 21, 2013 @ 7:30 p.m.
Laidlaw Auditorium


Stephanie McMurry
Dr. Stephanie McCurry
University of Pennsylvania
“The Political Status of Women
and the Laws of War in
the American, Civil War"
Watch Video

Civil Rights Veteran Maria Gitin
Civil Rights Veteran Maria Gitin to Speak at USA
6 p.m. Feb. 28, 2012
USA Library Auditorium
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Gary Gerstle
2012 Mahan Lecture
Dr. Gary Gerstle
“Give Me Your Tired, Your Poor, and Your Huddled Masses Yearning to Breathe Free: The Alabama Immigration Law in Historical Perspective.”
Lecture Video

2011 Stallworth Lecture
Dr. Jacquelyn Dowd Hall
Longer, Broader, Deeper: Rethinking the Civil Rights Movement and the Resistance to It
Lecture Video


Susan Reverby
2010 Mahan Lecture
Dr. Susan M. Reverby
“Race, Medicine and Research: Re-examining the Infamous Tuskegee Syphilis Study and Its Legacy”
Lecture Video

Dr. Mary Roldan
2011 Mahan Lecture
Dr. Mary Roldan
“Mobilizing the Airwaves: Radio, Violence, and Persuasion in Colombia, 1944-1962.”
Lecture Video