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Carol Gilligan and Naomi Snider: Why Does Patriarchy Persist?

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The election of an unabashedly patriarchal man as US President was a shock for many—despite decades of activism on gender inequalities and equal rights, how could it come to this? What is it about patriarchy that seems to make it so resilient and resistant to change?

In their recently published and highly original book Why does patriarchy persist? Carol Gilligan and Naomi Snider argue that patriarchy persists, in part, because it serves psychological functions.

Join Carol Gilligan, Naomi Snider and The WTCI for an open conversation about how to strengthen our voices in the consulting room and the streets!

  • How is the clinical setting impacted in this particular moment?

  • Do we have a social responsibility to find a different voice in self and other?

Carol Gilligan, Ph.D. is a writer, activist, University Professor at NYU, and the author of In a Different Voice. As a member of the Harvard faculty for over 30 years, she held the university's first chair in Gender Studies. In 1996, she was named by Time magazine as one of the 25 most influential Americans. With her graduate students at NYU, she founded the Radical Listening Project.
Naomi Snider, LL. M. is a research fellow at NYU, co-founder of NYU's Radical Listening Project and a candidate in psychoanalytic training at the William Alanson White Institute. She holds a law degree from the London School of Economics, the University of Toronto and NYU.Doors open 6:30pm; seating is open (non-reserved)

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The Women's Therapy Centre Institute Training Program is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Workers as an approved provider of continuing education for NYS licensed social workers #SW-0361. We are recognized by The NYS Education Department's State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed creative arts therapists #CAT-0018, and NYS licensed mental health counselors #MHC-0102.

The New York State Education Department has approved this lecture for 2.0 contact hours (CEUs) for NYS licensed LCATs, LMSWs, LCSWs, and LMHCs.

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