Appearances | Keynotes | Plenaries and Lectures


2008 – Present

May 11, 2010 Briefing on “The Right-Wing Backlash: Who Benefits, Who Believes and at What Cost.”
Conference call with Ms. Foundation staff, donors, and grantees.
June 15, 2009 “Research Methods”
Smith College School of Social Work
June 15, 2009 “Social Policy”
Smith College School of Social Work
January 29, 2009 “Where We Are and Where We Are Going”
California Women’s Foundation House Party


October 19, 2007 Board Meeting Speaker, Americans for Indian Opportunity
Washington, D.C.
August 21, 2007 Opening Talk, Salon Series, Political Research Associates
July 13, 2007 Opening Plenary, Pushback Network Conference
Louisville, KY
June 29, 2007 Panel Presentation, IASSCS Conference
Lima, Peru
June 14, 2007 25th Anniversary Panel, The Crossroads Fund
March 22, 2007 Opening Plenary, Applied Research Center
New York City


December 8, 2006 Speaker, PRA 25th Anniversary Event
November 9, 2006 Speaker, PRA 25th Anniversary Event
November 2-5, 2006 Speaker, Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice Retreat
October 4, 2006 Speaker, United for a Fair Economy Brown Bag Lunch
October 3, 2006 Speaker, Wellesley Centers for Women Staff Retreat
Wellesley College
July 10, 2006 “Wrong About the Right” Workshop, World Fellowship
New Hampshire
June 19, 2006 Speaker with Deepak Bhargava, DEMOS
New York City
May 10, 2006 Participant, Moral Values Project, National Gay and Lesbian Task Force
New York City
May 1, 2006 Speaker, Women Donors Network Regional Meeting
Denver, CO
April 28, 2006 Speaker, Momentum Conference
San Francisco
April 3, 2006 Participant, Interfaith Worker Justice Tour
New Orleans, LA
March 29, 2006 Speaker, Political Research Associates Reception
Boston, MA
February 24, 2006 Panelist, Women Donors Network, Regional Meeting
Portolo Valley, CA
February 23, 2006 Presenter, Brown Bag Lunch, Applied Research Center
Oakland, CA
February 22, 2006 Panelist, “Pushed to the Alter: Marriage, Poverty and Politics” Women of Color Resource Center
San Francisco, CA
January 25, 2006 Speaker, Political Research Associates Reception
Chicago, IL
January 20, 2006 Presenter, Jewish Organizing Initiative weekly meeting
Cambridge, MA
January 19, 2006 Presenter, Laboratory for New Thinking on Foreign Policy
UMass/Boston, MA


October 21, 2005 Opening Panel, Fall 2005 Conference of The New Jersey Project on Inclusive Scholarship, Curriculum and Teaching
The College of Saint Elizabeth, Morristown, New Jersey
September 26, 2005 Luncheon Panel Speaker, Environmental Grantmakers Retreat
New Paltz, NY
June 11, 2005 Guest speaker, Annie E. Casey Foundation
Baltimore, MD
June 10, 2005 Guest speaker, The National Network of Abortion Funds Conference
Atlanta, GA
April 21, 2005 “Marriage: A Bogus Cure for Poverty”
Brown Bag Lunch Seminar
Wellesley Centers for Women, Wellesley, MA
April 10, 2005 Moderator (with Cynthia Enloe), “Are We Watching the Emergence of a National Security State?”
Sponsored by The Center for New Words
Cambridge College, 1000 Mass. Ave., Cambridge. 4pm.
March 2, 2005 Panel member, UN Commission on the Status of Women
Church Center, New York
January 30, 2005 Guest speaker with Women’s Leadership Circles
Los Angeles, CA
January 28, 2005 Dinner speaker with Women’s Studies in Religion Program
National Leadership Conference, Cambridge, MA
January 25, 2005 Dinner Speaker with Charles H. Revson Fellows
Columbia University, NYC

Expert Witness Testimony

Qualified and testified as an expert witness on the political and religious right wing in the preliminary hearing to challenge Amendment Two in Colorado, Denver District Court, January, 1993.