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Agenda

  • Decolonisation and Feminisms

    FRANKFURT SUMMER SCHOOL 2019 We would like to cordially invite you to apply to the Gender Studies track of the Frankfurt Summer School 2019 under the title ‘Decolonisation and Feminisms’ in Frankfurt am Main (Germany), organized by the Cornelia Goethe Center and the GRADE Center Gender. This two weeks module for advanced master students provides insight into theoretical approaches of cu...

  • Braidotti’s school : Posthuman knowledge(s)

    Course Director: Prof. Rosi Braidotti Lecturers: Prof. Rosi Braidotti (Utrecht University), Dr. Rick Dolphijn (Utrecht University), Prof. Jessica Ringrose (University College London), Prof. Emma Renold (Cardiff University), Sarah Boers (Utrecht University), Daniela Gandorfer (Princeton University), Goda Klumbyte (University of Kassel) and Dr. Simone Bignall (University of Technology, Sydney) Tut...

  • Colo d’été de l’association Efigies

    L'association EFiGiES organise sa colo d'été à Angers du dimanche 25 au mardi 27 août 2019, soit juste avant le début du Congrès du GIS - Genre ! Cette rencontre a pour vocation de réunir jeunes chercheur-euse-s en études de genre et/ou militant-e-s féministes afin d'échanger à propos de nos expériences et de nos pratiques et de partager des moments conviviaux. Vous en trouver...

  • Le genre au Nord et au Sud : l’essentiel en 5 jours

    Cette formation va vous permettre d’utiliser l’approche genre et ses outils pour construire des processus et des projets. Objectifs S’approprier l’historique et les différents concepts liés à l’analyse de genre et en saisir les intérêts pour les différentes pratiques professionnelles. Découvrir la pertinence et l'importance de l'approche genre et développement. Po...

  • What’s ‘gender’ anyway? Conceptualisations and operationalisations of gender in academic research

    Doctoral and Postdoctoral Researcher Workshop, organised by A*, the Antwerp Gender and Sexuality Studies Network Keynote speakers Prof. Ellen Annandale, University of York Prof. Marieke van den Brink, Radboud University Outline While gender increasingly takes up a central position in research across the social sciences and humanities, the way it is conceptualised varies broadly. For...

  • Interuniversity Gender Research Seminar 2019: Embodiment and the Performativity of Gender

    Having an interdisciplinary focus, since 2010, this yearly course, jointly organised by Ghent University, the Vrije Universiteit Brussel and the University of Antwerp, provides PhD and advanced MA students whose research is situated in or related to the field of Gender and/or Diversity Studies with in-depth and advanced training in contemporary Gender Studies and theory and methodology in related...

  • Trans Realities: The 6th Nordic Trans Studies Network Conference

    Trans Realities: The 6th Nordic Trans Studies Network Conference Trondheim, Norway, 11-13 September 2019 NTNU's Humanities Faculty is pleased to announce it will be co-hosting a graduate series conference entitled, ‘Trans Realities: The 6th Nordic Trans Studies Network Conference’, to create space and opportunity for scholars, activists and community members to meet, discuss, and learn...

  • Ways of Making and Doing. Women and Cinemas of Latin America

    Ways of Making and Doing. Women and Cinemas of Latin America II International Conference Latin American Women’s Filmmaking Date: 11, 12 and 13 September, 2019 Venue: Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (Spain) Despite the development and renewal of academic studies of Latin American cinematographic practices in the last decades, perspectives that would fully enable the acknowledgement and an...

  • Radicalisering in België en Nederland. Kritische perspectieven op veiligheid en geweld

    In de vroege jaren 2000 introduceerde Nederland de strijd tegen radicalisering, met als bedoeling de gevaren van bepaalde vormen van religieus militantisme te voorkomen die kunnen leiden tot daden van terroristisch geweld. De moord op Theo Van Gogh in 2004 en de aanslagen in Londen in 2005 leidden een verdere expansie van dit beleid, en het vertrek van jongeren naar Syrië vanaf 2012 en...

  • Feminist Lab 2019: Young women in public space

    Op 20, 21 en 22 september organiseert de Vrouwenraad voor de tweede keer een Feminist Lab in Brussel. Thema is dit keer “jonge vrouwen en publieke ruimte”. Gedurende drie dagen nodigen we jonge vrouwen uit om te achterhalen WAT de obstakels zijn die zij tegenkomen in de publieke ruimte en HOE we er iets aan kunnen DOEN. Ben of ken jij iemand die hieraan zou willen meedoen? Laat je e-mailadres...

  • Breaking Boundaries: Academia, Activism and the Arts

    The international conference Breaking Boundaries: Academia, Activism and the Arts proposes to bring into focus and critically question common grounds and boundaries between and within the Humanities, political activity and aesthetic production. At a time when boundaries are simultaneously questioned and reinforced – for example between geographical territories, political states, public and...

  • Private, Civil and Public Sexualities: XI. International Academic Conference

    Keynote speakers: Prof. Sasha Roseneil (University College London) Prof. Roman Kuhar (University of Ljubljana) Dr. Lucie Jarkovská (Masaryk University in Brno) Contemporary society (often called late modern) is characterized by a critical reflection on traditional views towards partner relationships (e.g. Giddens 1999, Bauman 2003), parenthood (Silverstein 1996, Beck & Beck-Gernsheim 2...

  • g19 – the largest gender research conference in Sweden

    The registration is open for g19 - the largest gender research conference in Sweden - 7-9th of October in Gothenburg We invite researchers, scholars and practitioners to participate in g19 – the biennial Swedish conference for gender studies, titled Rethinking Knowledge Regimes – Solidarities and Contestations. The conference seeks to bring together the broad and interdisciplinary field...

  • Feminist Methodologies: Interdisciplinary Practices

    The course will provide an arena for conversations on methodologies in feminist research with a focus on inter- and transdisciplinary approaches. It is also based on the assumption that methodologies cannot be discussed as delinked from issues of onto-epistemologies and ethics, and that methodological choices also always must be closely related to practice, i.e.to the building up of the specific p...

  • Maternal Sacrifice in Jewish Culture: Rethinking Sacrifice from a Maternal Perspective in Religion, Art, and Culture

    The phrase “maternal sacrifice” combines two complex terms entangled in an even more complex dynamic. First of all, “sacrifice”, a word whose definitions have been considered inadequate to describe the multiformity of practices and meanings it evokes as a ritual, as a narrative, and as a metaphor. James Watts distinguishes between “narrative traditions about killing people”, oriented t...

  • CSAA Conference 2019: Cultural Transformations

    Confirmed Keynotes *   Associate Professor Mel Chen, Associate Professor of Gender and Women's Studies at U.C. Berkeley and Director of the Centre for the Study of Sexual Culture *   Professor Bronwyn Carlson, Professor and Head of Indigenous Studies, Macquarie University *   Professor Jean Burgess, Director, Digital Media Research Centre, Queensland University of Technology Conferen...

  • 32nd International Congress of Psychology

    ICP, taking place in Prague, CZ,  July 19-24 2020, accepts abstract also for the following sections:   Psychology of gender : http://www.icp2020.com/scientific-program/thematic-areas/psychology-gender/ Sexual orientation and gender identities : http://www.icp2020.com/scientific-program/thematic-areas/sexual-orientation-and-gender-identities/ General call for abstracts:  http://w...