CELASA — International Studies — Latin American Studies — Politics
Elisabeth Jay  Friedman

Elisabeth Jay Friedman

Associate Professor

Elisabeth Jay Friedman was awarded her BA by Barnard College (1988) and her MA/PhD by Stanford University (1997). She is the author of UnfinishedTransitions: Women and the Gendered Development of Democracy in Venezuela,1936-1996 (Penn State Press, 2000), and the co-author of Sovereignty,Democracy, and Global Civil Society: State-Society Relations at UN WorldConferences (SUNY Press, 2005). She has also published articles on transnational women's organizing, Latin American feminism, and civil society at both regional and global levels. She is currently exploring the impact of new global technologies on Latin American gender equality organizing.