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The Europe Desk is a production of the BMW Center for German and European Studies and is copyright of Georgetown University. 

Sep 17, 2019

Myra Marx Ferree spoke to us about the nation state, gender and intersectional feminism during her recent visit to Georgetown as part of the BMW Center lecture series, "A Century of Women's Struggle: From the Franchise to #MeToo." 

Myra's book recommendation was "Sex, Politics and Putin," by Valerie Sperling:

The Europe Desk is a podcast from the BMW Center for German and European Studies at Georgetown University in Washington, DC. It brings together leading experts working on the most pertinent issues facing Europe and transatlantic relations today. The podcast also highlights the Center’s work and events program, giving listeners access to the rich array of discussions and lectures hosted by the Center each semester.

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Interviews by Laura Rodriguez and Alistair Somerville

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