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Fall 2010

October 4, **Monday** 12:00 – 1pm - 279 Haines
Welcome and Introductions – Dessert and Drinks Provided

November 15, **Monday** 11:30 – 1pm - 279 Haines
Student Works In Progress Session - Chinyere Osuji

“Black-White Couples and the Policing of Racial Boundaries in Public Spaces in Rio de Janeiro and Los Angeles”

 

November 29, **Monday** 11:30 – 1pm - 279 Haines
Tanya Stivers (UCLA – Department of Sociology)

“Partitioning the Family in Pediatric Encounters”

 

Winter 2011

January 31, **Monday** 11:30 – 1pm – Faculty Center
France Winddance Twine (UC Santa Barbara – Department of Sociology)

“A Tale of Three Wombs:  A Comparative Analysis of Gestational Surrogacy in India, U.S., and Israel”
Co-Sponsored with the Interdisciplinary Relationship Science Program

Luncheon Talk – RSVP required byJanuary 24 to irsp@ucla.edu

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February 7, **Monday** 12:00 – 1:30 pm279 Haines **NEW LOCATION**
Kathleen Gerson (New York University – Department of Sociology)

“The Unfinished Revolution: Coming of Age of a New Era of Gender, Work, and Family”
Co-Sponsored with the Gender Working Group and the California Center for Population Research

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February 14, **Monday** 11:30 – 1pm – 279 Haines
Claude Fischer (UC-Berkeley – Department of Sociology)

“Still Connected: Family and Friends in America Since 1970”
Co-Sponsored with the Interdisciplinary Relationship Science Program – Refreshments Provided

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February 15, **TUESDAY** 3:00 – 4:30pm – 279 Haines
Karen Mason (East-West Center)

“Drifting Into a Career: How I Learned to Love Regression and Became a Feminist Social Demographer”

Career retrospective talk

Co-Sponsored with the California Center for Population Research

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March 7, **Monday** 11:30 – 1pm - 215 Haines
Tami Kremer-Sadlik (UCLA Center on the Everyday Lives of Families)

“The Center on Everyday Lives of Families: An Interdisciplinary Study of Contemporary Families”

 

Spring 2011

March 28, **Monday** 11:30 – 1pm – 279 Haines

Sigal Gooldin (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem – Department of Sociology and Anthropology)
Co-Sponsored with the Gender Working Group and the Center for the Study of Women

“New Reproductive Technologies and Emerging Moral Vocabularies: An Agenda for Studying Technologies-In-Action”

 

April 4, **Monday** 11:30 – 1pm - 279 Haines

Martie Haselton (UCLA – Departments of Communication Studies and Psychology)
Co-Sponsored with the Gender Working Group

“The Hidden Side of Female Desire: Changes in Women’s Desires and Attractiveness in the Fertile Window of the Menstrual Cycle”

 

April 29, **FRIDAY** 10:00 – 11:30am – 4240 Public Affairs

Jennifer Glick (Arizona State University – School of Social and Family Dynamics)
Co-Sponsored with the Migration Working Group and the California Center for Population Research

“More Than Duration of Residence: Immigration in the Family Life Course”

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May 9, **Monday** 11:30 – 1pm - 279 Haines

Noah Zatz (UCLA School of Law)
Co-Sponsored with the Gender Working Group

“Accounting for Care in the Age of Work”

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May 24, **Monday** 1pm – 2pm - 279 Haines

End of the year planning session and party

Lunch will be served!

 

 

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2005-2006 Schedule

 

2004-2005 Schedule

 

Last updated 5/16/2011 by Lisa Kietzer.