Category Archives: Sociology

Meet A Librarian: Mandy Swygart-Hobaugh

Who is Mandy?  Mandy is the librarian for Sociology and Data Services as well as the Team Leader for Research Data Services on the Atlanta campus. She was born and raised in Monon, Indiana. Before coming to GSU, she lived in Iowa, … Continue reading

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Upcoming Workshop: Teaching with Primary Sources: Comic Books and Context

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Kevin Fleming, Popular Music and Culture Archivist, and Jill Anderson, History/African-American Studies/Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Librarian, are offering a “Teaching with Primary Sources: Comic Books and Context” workshop for faculty and graduate students. This workshop will be held on … Continue reading

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Posted in African American Studies, Anthropology, Communication, Education, English, Film & Media, For Faculty, History, Instruction, Journalism, Middle & Secondary Education, Primary Resources, Psychology, Public Health, Sociology, Special Collections & Archives, Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Unpacking Manuel’s Tavern Launch

The Unpacking Manuel’s Tavern project launched this week! Unpacking Manuel’s Tavern is an interactive archive of materials that adorn the walls of Manuel’s Tavern, a long-time meeting place for democratically-minded Atlantans. Prior to the 2015 renovation of the tavern, the … Continue reading

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Upcoming Workshop: Teaching with Primary Sources: Popular Culture and Pulp

cover, Just Married (1972)

Intrigued by our new Popular Culture Literature Collection? Kevin Fleming, GSU’s Popular Music and Culture Archivist, and Jill Anderson, History/African-American Studies/Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Librarian, will be offering a “Teaching with Primary Sources: Popular Culture and Pulp” workshop for … Continue reading

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Special Collections Celebrates International Women’s Day

In the heart Women’s History Month, International Women’s Day is celebrated around the world on March 8. In recognition of this special day, we would like to highlight a collection with a strong international focus. Part of the Archives for … Continue reading

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Posted in Communication, Digital Collections, Education, English, For Faculty, For Graduate Students, For Students, General News, Global Studies, Health Administration, History, Oral Histories, Primary Resources, Sociology, Special Collections & Archives, Uncategorized, Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies | Comments Off on Special Collections Celebrates International Women’s Day

Symposium: “Still the Black Mecca? Race, Social Inequality, and Urban Displacement in 21st Century Atlanta”

Artwork by Corey Barksdale, Official Event Artist

Wednesday, November 9, 1:00pm-7:00pm at the Georgia State University Law School FULL AGENDA HERE ~ REGISTER HERE This symposium offers four separate panel discussions addressing the status of racial equity in Atlanta, presented by GSU scholars (including the library’s Joe Hurley, … Continue reading

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Posted in African American Studies, Books, Ejournals, Faculty Publications and Research, For Faculty, For Graduate Students, For Students, Geosciences, Sociology | 1 Comment

NEW – Archives of Sexuality & Gender: LGBTQ History and Culture Since 1940

AJCP278-021a, Atlanta Journal-Constitution Photographic Archives. Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University Library.

Just in time for LGBT History Month, the Georgia State University Library has purchased the digital archive collection, Archives of Sexuality & Gender: LGBTQ History and Culture Since 1940. The Archives presents important aspects of LGBTQ life including an assemblage … Continue reading

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Film & Discussion ~ Rosenwald: The Remarkable Story of a Jewish Partnership with African American Communities

Rosenwald - Documentary film screening

Join Georgia State University students, staff, faculty, and community activists as they discuss the film: Rosenwald: The Remarkable Story of a Jewish Partnership with African American Communities. Tuesday, June 14, in the Speaker’s Auditorium in Student Center East.      Film at … Continue reading

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Georgia Women’s Movement Spring Event 2016: Reporting Women

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The Georgia Women’s Movement Project Spring Event is held annually to highlight collections in the Georgia State University Library Women and Gender Collections, and to celebrate the lives of the unsung heroines of the women’s movement in Georgia. The 2016 … Continue reading

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Faculty Research on Transgender Adults

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With the passage of House Bill 2, North Carolina’s law that bans transgender people from using the bathroom of their preferred gender status, bathroom access for transgender adults has been a hot topic in the news. Social Work professor, Dr. … Continue reading

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