Event Date and Time
1101 Art/ Sociology Building

Dr. Jovonne J. Bickerstaff is currently a doctoral candidate in Harvard's Sociology Department. Her primary research examines African American couples and their maintenance of interpersonal relations and how their schemas for gender roles and intimate relations draw on multiple races and/ or classed gender roles.

This event will focus on Race-ing the Center- Using Black Couples’ Emotion Work to Trouble Ideological Hegemony on Black Relationships & Gender Essentialism of the Standard North American Family