Behind the Scenes of Syndicate Women | WisCommunity

Dr. Chris Smith is an Assistant Professor of Sociology at the University of Toronto and an UWEC 2003 alum with a B.A. in Sociology. Dr. Smith, author of, "Syndicate Women: Gender and Networks in Chicago Organized Crime" will be discussing her book. Dr. Smith "uncovers a unique historical puzzle: women composed a substantial part of Chicago organized crime in the early 1900s…it centers on the women who have been erased from analyses of gender and crime…"View poster here (

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Apr 25 2022 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
Centennial Hall (1614)