Generations of Feminism?

Hosted by the Ralph Miliband Programme

Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House


Professor Avtar Brah

Professor Clare Hemmings

Niharika Pandit

Priya Raghavan


Professor Anne Phillips

We often talk about different generations of feminism, but do these distinctions make sense?

Our panel explains what differences and similarities there might be between generations of feminists.

Avtar Brah is Professor Emerita at Birkbeck College, University of London.

Clare Hemmings is Professor of Feminist Theory at LSE.

Niharika Pandit is a PhD candidate in the Department of Gender Studies at LSE.

Priya Raghavan is a PhD candidate in the Department of Gender Studies at LSE.

Anne Phillips is Graham Wallas Professor of Political Science and Professor of Political and Gender Theory at LSE.

The Ralph Miliband Programme (@RMilibandLSE) is one of LSE's most prestigious lecture series and seeks to advance Ralph Miliband's spirit of free social inquiry.

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