Peggy McIntosh Lectures in China
Research & Action Report Fall/Winter 2007
Peggy McIntosh lectured in two Chinese universities: Peking University (PU) in Beijing, and Kunming University in Kunming, Yunnan Province in October. Wei Guoying, professor, director of the Women's Research Center at PU, and recent visitor to the Wellesley Centers for Women (WCW), hosted the visit. The translator/interpreter was Tao Jie, professor, Deputy Director of the Women's Research Center, and former visiting scholar at WCW. The Women's Studies program hosted the Kunming University visit. McIntosh lectured on women's studies, feminist theories, the principles and practices of the Seeking Educational Equity and Diversity (SEED) Project, white privilege, and internalized oppression at both universities.