Film and Media Studies
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Past Events

Oct7

11th Annual Critiquing Culture Conference

11th Annual Conference, Sponsored by GMU Cultural Studies Student Organizing Committee

Cultural Studies

Saturday, October 7, 2017 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Merten Hall (formerly University Hall), 1203 & 1204

The 11th annual Critiquing Culture Conference is brought to you by the Cultural Studies Student Organizing Committee (SOC) at George Mason University. The theme of this year’s conference of “Social Movements and Resistance” reflects the particularly potent political moment in which we are currently situated. Papers and panels will address, critique, or otherwise analyze contemporary and historical developments of, and responses to, activism and political uncertainty. Check out to see the schedule and other details.

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Oct3

Take Back the Night

Women and Gender Studies

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Johnson Center, North Plaza - Clock Tower

Take Back the Night is a nationally recognized march against domestic violence and sexual assault. It is one of the only events that Women and Gender Studies has put on annually since its inception which makes it one of our signature events. This event gives students the opportunity to share their narratives as well as participate in the march. Rain Location: Patriot’s Lounge This event is co-sponsored by LGBTQ Resources and Student Support and Advocacy Center.

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