In Memoriam: Ann J. Lane

Ann J. Lane, a pioneer in Women’s History and Women’s Studies, passed away on Memorial Day, May 27, at the age of 81. She had retired in 2009 from the University of Virginia, where she was Professor of History and director of Women’s Studies (now the Women, Gender, and Sexuality Program) from 1990 to 2003. Like many others of her generation, she redeployed a commitment to social and economic justice learned through engagement with Marxism and civil rights to gender equality. Read more >

Posted: August 29, 2013
Tagged: In Memoriam