Public Lecture

Wednesday 15 November 2017, 18:00 - 19:30

The History of The Family. The common roots of Europe

Dalia LeinartÄ—

UN CEDAW Committee and Vytautas Magnus University (Lithuania)

Venue: Maison de la paix, auditoire A2
Chemin Eugène-Rigot, 2
1202 Geneva

Dalia Leinarte is Chairperson of the UN CEDAW Committee, Professor of History at Vytautas Magnus University, Lithuania, and a Fellow Commoner at Lucy Cavendish College, University of Cambridge, UK. She is author of The Lithuanian Family in its European Context, 1800-1914: Marriage, Divorce and Flexible Communities (Palgrave Macmillan 2017) and Adopting and Remembering Soviet Reality: Life Stories of Lithuanian Women, 1945-1970 (Rodopi/Brill 2010).