Women’s History Month speaker

Katie Hindmarch-Watson, an assistant professor at Johns Hopkins University and cultural historian of the British Empire, will discuss queer mediators’ foundational role in early radio broadcasting of the British Broadcasting Company during a free lecture at the University of North Texas March 23 (Thursday). The lecture is part of UNT’s observance of Women’s History Month and is presented by the Department of History, the LGBT Faculty Senate and the Women’s and Gender Studies program.Hindmarch-Watson’s work focuses on gender and sexualities, labor history and class formation, specifically in the cases of the nineteenth century British telegraph and telephone networks and the interwar BBC.The event is free and open to the public.

UNT Calendar Link: 
http://calendar.unt.edu/women%E2%80%99s-history-month-speaker
http://news.unt.edu/news-releases/unt-host-women%E2%80%99s-history-month-speaker-march-23?inhouse=030817
Department of History
history@unt.edu
940-565-2288
Event Date: 
Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 15:00