Upcoming Events


The Gender+ Justice Initiative gathers the community to engage in thought provoking conversations related to intersectional gender justice.

All events are virtual and/or in person, free and open to all.

Check our upcoming events below.

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After Dobbs: the Assault on Reproductive Justice and Equality 

Friday September 16, 2022 – 9:30 AM – 4:30 PM ET – Virtual Event. Join us for a series of multi-disciplinary panels and interactive discussions with leading scholars, activists, practitioners, and elected officials about the Supreme Court’s decision in Dobbs v. Jackson, which overturned Roe v. Wade and decimated the fundamental right to abortion and bodily autonomy.…

GJI Research Colloquium 2022

Friday October 21, 2022 – 1:00 PM – 6:30 PM – In-Person Event. Our annual Colloquia are opportunities to bring together faculty and scholars from across Georgetown’s three DC campuses to showcase their research on gender+ justice. Presentations engage topics from varied perspectives and methodologies. The Colloquium features three panels that consist of 10-15 minute presentations and discussions.…

The Parisienne Uncovered, A Documentary by Rokhaya Diallo

In-Person Event – Monday April 4, 2022  – 5 PM ET Join us for a screening and conversation about Rokhaya Diallo’s newest documentary, Parisian Uncovered (or La Parisienne Démystifiée), which seeks to expose the complex and pluralistic reality of Parisian women’s lives, identities, professions, and experiences. …

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Seeds: Black Women to the Front

In-Person Event – Friday April 8, 2022 – 1:00 PM ET Join us in hosting Éthel Oliveira, an Afro-Brazilian filmmaker and activist who is dedicated to sharing and uplifting the stories and resilience of Black people in Brazil. She will present and discuss clips of her documentary, Seeds: Black Women to the Front, (2020). …