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Women of Rice interviews and exhibition records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 322
Finding aid note: Stored onsite at the Woodson Research Center.

Scope and Contents

The 2012-2013 interviews were conducted by students in two classes of the Introduction to the Study of Women, Gender, and Sexuality, one under Dr. Lora Wildenthal and the other under Dr. Abigail Rosas, in preparation for the 2014 exhibition and symposium at Fondren Library.

All of these materials relate to Dr. Linda Driskill's Rice Women's Conference in 1999. Interviews conducted at that time are online at https://scholarship.rice.edu/handle/1911/75565, and are part of Rice University Women’s Studies Records, UA 344, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University.

Dates

  • 1988 - 2014
  • Majority of material found within 2012 - 2014

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This material is open for research.

Conditions Governing Access

This material is stored onsite at the Woodson Research Center.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish from this material must be facilitated through the Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library. Please contact woodson@rice.edu.

Biographical / Historical

The 2014 exhibition and symposium "Women of Rice" were developed by Rosemary Hennessy, Andgela Wren Hall, Linda Driskill, Brian Riedel and the Center for the Study of Women, Gender, and Sexuality, at Rice University. Many faculty and staff participated in the Women of Rice Working Group toward these events. Students in Dr. Lora Wildenthasl's (2012) and Dr. Abigail Rosas (2013) Introduction to Sexuality, Womens and Gender Studies (SWGS) class interviewed women on campus, and excerpts from these interviews were used in the 2014 exhibition at Fondren Library.

Extent

0.25 Linear Feet (1 box)

Language of Materials

English

Overview

Correspondence, interview transcripts and materials related to Dr. Linda Driskill's Rice Women's Conference in 1999. The 2012-2013 interviews were conducted by students in two classes of the Introduction to the Study of Women, Gender, and Sexuality, one under Dr. Lora Wildenthal and the other under Dr. Abigail Rosas, in preparation for the 2014 exhibition and symposium at Fondren Library.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

This material was gathered by Dr. Rosemary Hennessy, Director of the Center for the Study of Women, Gender, and Sexuality, and transferred by Dr. Brian Riedel, Rice University, 2018.
Title
Guide to the Women of Rice interviews and exhibition records
Status
Completed
Author
Amanda Focke
Date
2018
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Woodson Research Center, Rice University, Houston, Texas Repository

Contact:
Fondren Library MS-44, Rice University
6100 Main St.
Houston Texas 77005 USA