The Bingham Center would like to thank the following sponsors for their generous support of our symposium programming:

  • Office of the President
  • Office of the Provost
  • Vice Provost for the Arts
  • Vice Provost for Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Nasher Museum of Art
  • Dean of Social Sciences
  • Student Affairs
  • Alumni Affairs
  • Women's Studies Program
  • John Hope Franklin Humanities Institute
  • Institute for Critical U.S. Studies
  • Art, Art History, and Visual Studies Department
  • Visual Studies Initiative
  • Duke University Libraries



We would also like to thank the following organizations for helping promote this event:

  • Department of African and African American Studies
  • American Dance Festival
  • Baldwin Scholar’s Program
  • Center for Documentary Studies
  • Center for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Life
  • Department of English
  • Department of History
  • Department of Music
  • Department of Theater Studies
  • Divinity School Women's Center
  • Graduate and Professional Women's Network
  • Graduate Liberal Studies
  • Multicultural Center
  • Osher Lifelong Learning Institute
  • Program in the Study of Sexualities
  • Duke Women’s Center


Symposium Advisory Group

The Bingham Center would like to thank the following Duke students, faculty, and staff, as well as Triangle community members for their creative contributions to planning and realizing this event.

Kate Dobbs Ariail, local arts critic
Jodi Berkowitz, Sallie Bingham Center
Cheryl Chamblee, Both Hands Theatre Company
Beatrice Crosti, Visual Arts Committee
Elizabeth Dunn, RBMSCL
Amanda Earp, Resource Center for Women and Ministry in the South
Karen M Glynn, RBMSCL
Aaron Greenwald, Interim Director of Duke Performances
Jenny Graves, Divinity School Women’s Center
Allie Hauser, Women’s Center
Dean Jeffrey, American Dance Festival
Tamara Kissane, Both Hands Theatre Company
Beth Ann Koelsch, Sallie Bingham Center
Barbara Lau, Center for Documentary Studies
Caroline Light, Institute for Critical U.S. Studies
Paula Mangiafico, RBMSCL
Amy McDonald, Sallie Bingham Center
Anita Mills, Orange County Artists’ Guild

Eleanor Mills, RBMSCL
Jean O'Barr, Program in Education
Danette Pachtner,  Lilly Library
Courtney Reid-Eaton, Center for Documentary Studies
Claire Robbins, Women's Center
Andrea Selch, Carolina Wren Press
M.J. Sharp, photographer
Merrill Shatzman,  Art, Art History & Visual Studies Department
Amelia V.B. Shull, Girls Rock NC
Lee Sorensen, Lilly Library
Jeanette Stokes, Resource Center for Women and Ministry in the South
Beth Turner, Girls Rock NC
Joyce Ventimiglia, musician and filmmaker
Jamie Vermillion, Music Library
Katie Wear, Baldwin Scholars Program
Angela Williams, Common Woman Chorus
Jamaica Woodyard-Gilmer, Mary Lou Williams Center for Black Culture
Kelly Wooten, Sallie Bingham Center