History-Making Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program Enters 50th Year

By: Katherine Heaney,  The Cornell Daily Sun
Tue, 02/18/2020

Since making history in 1970 as the first women’s studies program founded in the Ivy League and the second program of its kind in the country, the Feminist, Gender and Sexuality Studies program celebrated its 50th anniversary this year.

Durba Ghosh, director of the FGSS Program, said that the program shares the same commitment today as it did 50 years ago, but now on a global scale.

“The scholars who founded the program and the folks who are affiliated with it now are committed to thinking critically about structures and practices that generate class, gendered and racial inequalities,” Ghosh said.

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