Goodspeed Lecture Series: Becky Thompson

Tuesday, March 5 - 7:30 PM

Denison University’s Goodspeed Lecture Series welcomes Becky Thompson professor of sociology at Simmons University, presenting her lecture “Born to Belonging: Transnational Feminist Alliances."

In her talk, “Born to Belonging: Transnational Feminist Alliances” Thompson focuses on recent transnational activism on women’s issues that sees beyond nation and distance to create a new politics of possibilities.


Thompson is a scholar, activist, and poet. She is the author of many books including “Teaching with Tenderness,” “Survivors on the Yoga Mat,” “When the Center is on Fire,” “A Promise and a “Way of Life.” Her most recent book is the new “Making Mirrors: Righting/Writing by and for Refugees.”


Slayter Union, Auditorium
Granville, OH 43023
Event Type
Lecture / Workshop


Denison University

Date / Time

Tuesday, March 5, 2019
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM


Jodi Weibel
(740) 587-6241