Past Press Releases

Lunchtime Seminar: The Mystical Hiring Committee of Life

October 25, 2007

Wellesley, MA- Amy Hoffman, editor-in-chief of the Women’s Review of Books, will read an excerpt from her memoir An Army of Ex-Lovers: My Life at Gay Community News and discuss lesbian and gay activism in the Boston area in the late 1970s.

Lunchtime Seminar Series programs are free and open to the public. Held Thursdays from 12:30 to 1:30 in the Cheever House Library, the seminars highlight the work of Wellesley Centers for Women researchers and program staff. For more information, call 781.283.2500 or visit 

For more than 30 years, the Wellesley Centers for Women has been a driving force—both behind the scenes and in the spotlight—promoting positive change for women and men, girls and boys. WCW brings together an interdisciplinary community of scholars engaged in research, training, analysis, and action. Our groundbreaking work is dedicated to looking at the world through the eyes of women with the goal of shaping a better world for all.