The Beatrice Bain Research Group (BBRG) is the University of California, Berkeley’s critical feminist research center.

Established in 1986 to support and coordinate feminist scholarship across disciplines, the BBRG fosters research on gender and women, and is particularly interested in enabling research on gender in its intersections with sexuality, race, class, nation, religion, postcoloniality and transnational feminisms.

To meet the needs of its various constituencies, the BBRG engages in a range of activities. These include:
The BBRG is a member of the Gender Consortium at UC Berkeley.

Contact us at
bbrg@berkeley.edu to be added to our email list.

View the webcast of the Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak lecture here.

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Latest Updates
Applications are being accepted for the 2012-2013 academic year for the Affiliated Scholars Program. The application period for the 2012-13 Scholars-in-Residence Program is now closed

BBRG now accepting online donations.