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  • Call for editorial board members Tijdschrift voor Genderstudies

    The ​Tijdschrift voor Genderstudies (Dutch Journal of Gender Studies) is looking for persons interested in joining its editorial board. We would appreciate it very much if you would be willing to share the attached Call for Editorial Board Members with relevant networks and/or contacts! Deadline for applications is 19 October 2020. Our editorial board members ​are usually affiliated wi...

  • Sexual datafication

    This proposal for a special issue in the journal of Big Data & Society explores the concept of sexual datafication: the relationship between big data and the development of gender and sexuality in the twenty-first century (Saunders, 2020). Urgent contemporary research in fields such as digital humanities, sociology and public health have examined the socio-political impact and ethical impli...

  • “Critical Interventions”: Revisiting Global Appropriations of Black Cultures

    "Critical Interventions: Journal of African Art History and Visual Culture" titled Revisiting Global Appropriations of Black Cultures Guest Editor: Dr. Karina Simonson (Vilnius University, Lithuania): karina_simonson@yahoo.co.uk   The proposed issue of Critical Interventions addresses appropriations of black cultural aesthetics in regions that historically lack significant and vis...

  • Appel à contribution : Colloque interdisciplinaire “Définir une création au féminin ?”

    Dans la perspective de l'organisation du colloque interdisciplinaire, qui aura lieu les 13 et 14 avril 2021 au sein de l'Université de Strasbourg, sur le thème : "Définir une création au féminin ? Ou comment penser l'articulation entre genre et création", nous vous faisons parvenir le présent appel à contribution en vous remerciant par avance de bien vouloir le faire circuler au sein de v...

  • Call for Papers – A Gendered Pandemic

    A Gendered Pandemic: Covid 19 and Questions of Gender (in)equalities Call for Papers for Online Symposium Friday 15 January 2021 Dr Emma Casey, Prof Sarah Childs and Dr Rupa Huq MP The 2020 pandemic offers both threats and opportunities to the redress of gender inequality. Popular early ideas about how a refashioning of the workplace with remote working and a renegoti...

  • Call for abstracts: Platformed bodies

    Over the last couple of decades, the global social, political and economic landscape has been marked by rise and dominance of social media. These transnational owned social media and communication services fundamentally alter both the ways economic value is produced, as well as the fundamental ways that social life is lived. To understand this dual impact we have seen a wealth of theoret...

  • Laboratoire(s) corporel(s) : Écritures, performances et créations plastiques

    Appel à communications Lieu : Limoges, Faculté des Lettres et des Sciences-Humaines de Limoges, le 12 février 2021. Date limite d'envoi des propositions de communication : 1er novembre 2020. Organisatrices : Eugénie Péron-Douté et Anaïs Charles Comité scientifique : -          Bernard Andrieu (Université Paris Descartes) -          Loïc Artiaga (Université...

  • Tea time at AGS

    The Atelier Genre(s) & Sexualité(s) at the Université Libre de Bruxelles is launching a monthly webinar (on Zoom) for doctoral and post-doctoral researchers working on issues related to gender and sexuality. Given the current context, the main objective of this webinar is to allow young researchers on gender and sexuality, who sometimes find themselves isolated in their own institution,...

  • Projectoproep 2020 – Dienst Gelijke kansen en vrouwenrechten van Sint-Gillis

    Projectoproep De dienst Gelijke kansen en vrouwenrechten ondersteunt vernieuwende projecten, ontwerpt en organiseert diverse sensibiliseringactiviteiten rond thema's zoals gendergelijkheid, ondersteuning van de LGBTQI-groep (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Questioning en Intersex), strijd tegen racisme en alle vormen van discriminatie, bevordering van diversiteit in de samenleving en...

  • Appel à rédacteur.trices invité.es Simone de Beauvoir Studies

    Appel à rédacteur.trices invité.es Simone de Beauvoir Studies Date limite : 15 novembre 2020   Avez-vous en tête une thématique stimulante pour un numéro exceptionnel ? La revue Simone de Beauvoir Studies (SdBS) est à la recherche d'un.e ou des rédacteur.trice.s invité.e.s pour son prochain numéro spécial (SdBS 33.2, octobre 2022). Le comité éditorial est tout spécial...

  • Doing and undoing women homelessness

    Call for papers for the themed issue "Doing and undoing women homelessness" that we are preparing for a publication of the Atelier de Recherches Sociologiques Collection (Presses Universitaires de Louvain). Proposals for contributions (max. 3000 signs, including spaces) are expected by 15th November. All texts can be written in English or French....

  • G-VERSITY – Achieving Gender Diversity (15 positions)

    JOB DESCRIPTION The European Training Network (ETN) G-VERSITY – Achieving Gender Diversity is an interdisciplinary and intersectoral doctoral training network for early stage researchers. G-VERSITY aims at fostering new kinds of expertise and jobs needed in Europe to help employers overcome the underrepresentation of women, men, and sexual and gender minority Groups (SGMs). The network co...

  • Journée d’études Faire face aux violences sexuelles

    Appel à communication Faire face aux violences sexuelles Journée d’études le 11 mars 2021 au Centre des colloques du Campus Condorcet Télécharger le texte complet de l'Appel Modalités de participation La journée d’études aura lieu le 11 mars 2021 au Campus Condorcet à Aubervilliers (selon l’évolution de la situation sanitaire, partiellement ou totalement en visio-conféren...

  • Prostitution and sex work

    The recurring debates about sex work and prostitution concern the relation between prostitution and the state or the question of individual freedom and sexual self-determination. The forms and effects of political regulation are particularly controversial, not least because the subject matter is very heterogeneous and sex workers are affected by regulations in various ways. Likewise, the question...

  • Rosanna Fund for Women

    Goal: stimulate PhD and postdoc research in the field of social geography and urban planning (urban geography) Founded by: the faculty of Geosciences, in honour of Prof. Dr. Ronald van Kempen CONTRIBUTE external link here The Rosanna Fund for Women provides short-term scholarships up to a maximum of 5,000 euros annually, for example for tuition, travel expenses, foreign residence,...

  • Appel à contributions « Socialisations sexuelles »

    Appel à contributions « Socialisations sexuelles » Journées d'étude organisées par le RT 28 « Recherches en sciences sociales sur la sexualité » et le RT 50 « Socialisations » de l'Association Française de Sociologie Avec le soutien de l'AFS, du Cessp, du Cren, de l'Ined et de l'Irisso 1er et 2 avril 2021, Institut national d'études démographiques (Ined), Campus Condorc...

  • Appel à contributions : « Ce que fabrique le genre »

    « Ce que fabrique le genre » Coordonné par Pascale Bonnemère, Franck Cochoy et Chloé Clovis Maillet A paraître en 2022 Précédé par les Rencontres Techniques&Culture organisées à Marseille en janvier 2021 Il y a 90 ans, Marcel Mauss parlait de la division par sexes comme « une division fondamentale qui a grevé de son poids toutes les sociétés. Notre sociologie, sur ce...

  • Activismes et esthétiques queer dans les littératures africaines

    Activismes et esthétiques queer dans les littératures africaines  Congrès de l'Association pour l'étude des littératures africaines (APELA) Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin 22-24 septembre 2021 Appel à communication Depuis une vingtaine d'années, on constate une visibilité grandissante des représentations des sexualités et plus généralement des identités non hétéronormées dans...

  • Appel à communication pour les 2èmes Journées d’étude du Groupe SHS-Pesticides

    Appel à communication pour les 2èmes Journées d'étude du Groupe SHS-Pesticides Paris, 18-19 mars 2021 Comité d'organisation : Alexis Aulagnier, Carole Barthélémy, Eve Bureau-Point, Mounia El Kotni, Frédéric Goulet, Moritz Hunsmann, Ludovic Temple Appel à communication 2èmes Journées d'étude du Groupe SHS-Pesticides 18-19 mars 2021 – Paris – EHESS Le groupe « SHS/Pest...

  • Fair Medicine and Artificial Intelligence: Chances, Challenges, Consequences

    International Conference (online)   Fair Medicine and Artificial Intelligence: Chances, Challenges, Consequences 3 – 5 March 2021 Center for Gender and Diversity Research (ZGD) Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen Organised by Dr. Renate Baumgartner Call for Papers At least since 2012, and following technological advancements in IT, the medical profession has become increasingly intere...

  • Usages féministes de Wittgenstein : penser la pratique et la théorie féministes depuis la philosophie du langage ordinaire

    Nous avons le plaisir de transmettre cet appel à contributions (en français et en anglais) pour un Colloque International et sessions de Workshops autour des "Usages féministes de Wittgenstein : penser la pratique et la théorie féministes depuis la philosophie du langage ordinaire".  Cette rencontre Franco-Norvégienne, organisée par Sandra Laugier (Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne), Carlota...

  • Call for papers: Archaeology, Heritage, and Gender Dossier: feminist provocations

    Call for papers: Archaeology, Heritage, and Gender Dossier: feminist provocations The current circumstances have been marked by public policy setbacks in the educational, cultural, and heritage sectors, by reactionary manifestations to the gender identity and sexual diversity debates, and by racism that has patently characterized Brazilian society (and many others) throughout history. This con...

  • Revisiting gender inequalities in political attitudes and behavior: current challenges and contemporary trends

    "Revisiting gender inequalities in political attitudes and behavior: current challenges and contemporary trends." (section 16) European Conference on Politics and Gender, University of Ljubljana, 7-9 July 2021 Call for Papers & Panels Inequalities in cognitive political involvement and active political participation undermine the quality of deliberation, representation, and legitimacy in th...

  • Féminicides au XIXe siècle en France : socio-histoire, enjeux et représentations

    Appel à communications pour le colloque Féminicides au XIXe siècle en France : socio-histoire, enjeux et représentations qui se tiendra à Lyon les 14 et 15 mai 2021. Ayant vocation à favoriser un dialogue interdisciplinaire, cet appel est ouvert à tou·te·s les chercheur·se·s quelle que soit leur discipline. Les propositions sont à envoyer au plus tard le 14 décembre 2020 à co...

  • Special Issue “Young People, Sexual Health and Sexual Rights”

    Guest Editor: Dr. Malin Lindroth Having one’s sexual rights acknowledged can be understood as a prerequisite for experiencing sexual health and well-being. Young people below the age of 18 often lack legal or factual autonomy. In particular, they may lack access to youth-friendly and accurate information and education that protect and promote their sexual health, and respect their sexual rig...

  • Simone de Beauvoir Studies

    Simone de Beauvoir Studies (SdBS) is a peer-reviewed multidisciplinary journal dedicated to advancing scholarship relevant to the writings, thinking, and legacy of Simone de Beauvoir. Founded in 1983, the journal aims to cultivate outstanding scholarship within and across relevant disciplines and promote international and cross-cultural exchange. Simone de Beauvoir Studies places particular emphas...

  • Solidarity and Care during the COVID-19 Pandemic

    Solidarity and Care during the COVID-19 Pandemic is a public platform supported and produced by The Sociological Review. The ambition behind the initiative is to produce a collective research archive and dedicated public platform. It seeks to document and report on the lived experiences and caring strategies of diverse people and groups across the globe during the COVID-19 pandemic. The project...

  • Tels Quels Festival 2021

    La prochaine édition du festival Tels Quels aura lieu en janvier 2021. Il s'agira d'une édition spéciale, en effet, l'association fêtera ses 40 ans... Vous souhaitez proposer un projet culturel dans le cadre de ce festival ? Arts de la scène, expositions, conférences, lectures, concerts, performances, soirées festives, etc. N'hésitez pas à prendre contact avec l'organisation via f...

  • Women*’s Suffrage and Democracy: Critique, Memory, Visions

    The Swiss Association for Gender Studies (SAGS) calls for panels and papers for its biennial conference on the theme of Women*’s Suffrage and Democracy: Critique, Memory, Visions to be held at the University of Zurich, 26-27 November 2021. The occasion and backdrop of the conference in 2021 is the 50th anniversary of Swiss women*’s right to vote, introduced in 1971. The conference tackles t...

  • Caring about the unequal effects of the pandemic: What feminism, art, and activism can teach us

    This Special Issue encourages academic debate around how social and gendered inequalities exacerbate under times of bio-political and socio-economic crises—such as the COVID-19 pandemic— in an increasingly globalized and transnational world. Exploring interconnections between feminist philosophy, art and activism, we call for a wide range of methodologically disruptive papers, which preferably...

  • Hegemonic definitions, resistances and corporeal identities: Bodies from/against biomedical boundaries

    Editors: Emma Gómez Nicolau (Universitat Jaume I) and Arantxa Grau Muñoz (Universitat de València) Publication: April 2022 Languages: English, Spanish, Valencian Perceptions and uses of the body correspond to both cultural parameters and historical contingencies. However, many of these endeavours to socially contextualise the body are premised on the understanding of the body as a natu...

  • Call for Submissions Announcing the First Annual Patterson Prize! Simone de Beauvoir Studies

    Call for Submissions Announcing the First Annual Patterson Prize! Simone de Beauvoir Studies   Deadline: March 1, 2021, 11:59pm EST Award: $300 USD and publication in Simone de Beauvoir Studies   The Editorial Committee of Simone de Beauvoir Studies is pleased to announce the first annual Patterson Prize competition. The award is named after Yolanda Astarita Patterson, the Editor in...

  • Simone de Beauvoir Studies 32.2

    Call for Papers Special issue "Situating Masculinities" Simone de Beauvoir Studies 32.2 Guest Editors: Todd W. Reeser and Kaliane Ung Deadline: March 1, 2021 As a bourgeoning wing of gender studies, Critical Studies on Men and Masculinities (CSMM) (or "Masculinity Studies") has been, and continues to be, deeply influenced by feminist thought. This special issue aims to place Beauvoir's corpu...

  • Call for submissions — Intersecting guidelines of care

    This is a call for contributions to build a compilation of collective guidelines of care in different fields and configurations — from informal affinity groups, activist collectives to arts organizations. This collection aims at sharing tools for safer and more ethical collaborations within groups, organizations and institutions. It originates in our recurrent feeling of lack of tools when fa...

  • GLAD ! Revue sur le langage, le genre, les sexualités

      Appel à contributions permanent    GLAD ! Revue sur le langage, le genre, les sexualités est une revue consacrée aux travaux scientifiques, artistiques et politiques articulant recherches sur le genre et les sexualités et recherches sur le langage. C'est une revue en ligne, inter- et transdisciplinaire, principalement francophone, qui cherche à créer un espace de discus...

  • Call for editorial board members Tijdschrift voor Genderstudies

    The ​Tijdschrift voor Genderstudies (Dutch Journal of Gender Studies) is looking for persons interested in joining its editorial board. We would appreciate it very much if you would be willing to share the attached Call for Editorial Board Members with relevant networks and/or contacts! Deadline for applications is 19 October 2020. Our editorial board members ​are usually affiliated wi...

  • Sexual datafication

    This proposal for a special issue in the journal of Big Data & Society explores the concept of sexual datafication: the relationship between big data and the development of gender and sexuality in the twenty-first century (Saunders, 2020). Urgent contemporary research in fields such as digital humanities, sociology and public health have examined the socio-political impact and ethical impli...

  • “Critical Interventions”: Revisiting Global Appropriations of Black Cultures

    "Critical Interventions: Journal of African Art History and Visual Culture" titled Revisiting Global Appropriations of Black Cultures Guest Editor: Dr. Karina Simonson (Vilnius University, Lithuania): karina_simonson@yahoo.co.uk   The proposed issue of Critical Interventions addresses appropriations of black cultural aesthetics in regions that historically lack significant and vis...

  • Appel à contribution : Colloque interdisciplinaire “Définir une création au féminin ?”

    Dans la perspective de l'organisation du colloque interdisciplinaire, qui aura lieu les 13 et 14 avril 2021 au sein de l'Université de Strasbourg, sur le thème : "Définir une création au féminin ? Ou comment penser l'articulation entre genre et création", nous vous faisons parvenir le présent appel à contribution en vous remerciant par avance de bien vouloir le faire circuler au sein de v...

  • Call for Papers – A Gendered Pandemic

    A Gendered Pandemic: Covid 19 and Questions of Gender (in)equalities Call for Papers for Online Symposium Friday 15 January 2021 Dr Emma Casey, Prof Sarah Childs and Dr Rupa Huq MP The 2020 pandemic offers both threats and opportunities to the redress of gender inequality. Popular early ideas about how a refashioning of the workplace with remote working and a renegoti...

  • Call for abstracts: Platformed bodies

    Over the last couple of decades, the global social, political and economic landscape has been marked by rise and dominance of social media. These transnational owned social media and communication services fundamentally alter both the ways economic value is produced, as well as the fundamental ways that social life is lived. To understand this dual impact we have seen a wealth of theoret...

  • Laboratoire(s) corporel(s) : Écritures, performances et créations plastiques

    Appel à communications Lieu : Limoges, Faculté des Lettres et des Sciences-Humaines de Limoges, le 12 février 2021. Date limite d'envoi des propositions de communication : 1er novembre 2020. Organisatrices : Eugénie Péron-Douté et Anaïs Charles Comité scientifique : -          Bernard Andrieu (Université Paris Descartes) -          Loïc Artiaga (Université...

  • Tea time at AGS

    The Atelier Genre(s) & Sexualité(s) at the Université Libre de Bruxelles is launching a monthly webinar (on Zoom) for doctoral and post-doctoral researchers working on issues related to gender and sexuality. Given the current context, the main objective of this webinar is to allow young researchers on gender and sexuality, who sometimes find themselves isolated in their own institution,...

  • Projectoproep 2020 – Dienst Gelijke kansen en vrouwenrechten van Sint-Gillis

    Projectoproep De dienst Gelijke kansen en vrouwenrechten ondersteunt vernieuwende projecten, ontwerpt en organiseert diverse sensibiliseringactiviteiten rond thema's zoals gendergelijkheid, ondersteuning van de LGBTQI-groep (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Questioning en Intersex), strijd tegen racisme en alle vormen van discriminatie, bevordering van diversiteit in de samenleving en...

  • Appel à rédacteur.trices invité.es Simone de Beauvoir Studies

    Appel à rédacteur.trices invité.es Simone de Beauvoir Studies Date limite : 15 novembre 2020   Avez-vous en tête une thématique stimulante pour un numéro exceptionnel ? La revue Simone de Beauvoir Studies (SdBS) est à la recherche d'un.e ou des rédacteur.trice.s invité.e.s pour son prochain numéro spécial (SdBS 33.2, octobre 2022). Le comité éditorial est tout spécial...

  • Doing and undoing women homelessness

    Call for papers for the themed issue "Doing and undoing women homelessness" that we are preparing for a publication of the Atelier de Recherches Sociologiques Collection (Presses Universitaires de Louvain). Proposals for contributions (max. 3000 signs, including spaces) are expected by 15th November. All texts can be written in English or French....

  • Journée d’études Faire face aux violences sexuelles

    Appel à communication Faire face aux violences sexuelles Journée d’études le 11 mars 2021 au Centre des colloques du Campus Condorcet Télécharger le texte complet de l'Appel Modalités de participation La journée d’études aura lieu le 11 mars 2021 au Campus Condorcet à Aubervilliers (selon l’évolution de la situation sanitaire, partiellement ou totalement en visio-conféren...

  • Prostitution and sex work

    The recurring debates about sex work and prostitution concern the relation between prostitution and the state or the question of individual freedom and sexual self-determination. The forms and effects of political regulation are particularly controversial, not least because the subject matter is very heterogeneous and sex workers are affected by regulations in various ways. Likewise, the question...

  • Rosanna Fund for Women

    Goal: stimulate PhD and postdoc research in the field of social geography and urban planning (urban geography) Founded by: the faculty of Geosciences, in honour of Prof. Dr. Ronald van Kempen CONTRIBUTE external link here The Rosanna Fund for Women provides short-term scholarships up to a maximum of 5,000 euros annually, for example for tuition, travel expenses, foreign residence,...

  • Appel à contributions « Socialisations sexuelles »

    Appel à contributions « Socialisations sexuelles » Journées d'étude organisées par le RT 28 « Recherches en sciences sociales sur la sexualité » et le RT 50 « Socialisations » de l'Association Française de Sociologie Avec le soutien de l'AFS, du Cessp, du Cren, de l'Ined et de l'Irisso 1er et 2 avril 2021, Institut national d'études démographiques (Ined), Campus Condorc...

  • Appel à contributions : « Ce que fabrique le genre »

    « Ce que fabrique le genre » Coordonné par Pascale Bonnemère, Franck Cochoy et Chloé Clovis Maillet A paraître en 2022 Précédé par les Rencontres Techniques&Culture organisées à Marseille en janvier 2021 Il y a 90 ans, Marcel Mauss parlait de la division par sexes comme « une division fondamentale qui a grevé de son poids toutes les sociétés. Notre sociologie, sur ce...

  • Activismes et esthétiques queer dans les littératures africaines

    Activismes et esthétiques queer dans les littératures africaines  Congrès de l'Association pour l'étude des littératures africaines (APELA) Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin 22-24 septembre 2021 Appel à communication Depuis une vingtaine d'années, on constate une visibilité grandissante des représentations des sexualités et plus généralement des identités non hétéronormées dans...

  • Appel à communication pour les 2èmes Journées d’étude du Groupe SHS-Pesticides

    Appel à communication pour les 2èmes Journées d'étude du Groupe SHS-Pesticides Paris, 18-19 mars 2021 Comité d'organisation : Alexis Aulagnier, Carole Barthélémy, Eve Bureau-Point, Mounia El Kotni, Frédéric Goulet, Moritz Hunsmann, Ludovic Temple Appel à communication 2èmes Journées d'étude du Groupe SHS-Pesticides 18-19 mars 2021 – Paris – EHESS Le groupe « SHS/Pest...

  • Fair Medicine and Artificial Intelligence: Chances, Challenges, Consequences

    International Conference (online)   Fair Medicine and Artificial Intelligence: Chances, Challenges, Consequences 3 – 5 March 2021 Center for Gender and Diversity Research (ZGD) Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen Organised by Dr. Renate Baumgartner Call for Papers At least since 2012, and following technological advancements in IT, the medical profession has become increasingly intere...

  • Usages féministes de Wittgenstein : penser la pratique et la théorie féministes depuis la philosophie du langage ordinaire

    Nous avons le plaisir de transmettre cet appel à contributions (en français et en anglais) pour un Colloque International et sessions de Workshops autour des "Usages féministes de Wittgenstein : penser la pratique et la théorie féministes depuis la philosophie du langage ordinaire".  Cette rencontre Franco-Norvégienne, organisée par Sandra Laugier (Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne), Carlota...

  • Call for papers: Archaeology, Heritage, and Gender Dossier: feminist provocations

    Call for papers: Archaeology, Heritage, and Gender Dossier: feminist provocations The current circumstances have been marked by public policy setbacks in the educational, cultural, and heritage sectors, by reactionary manifestations to the gender identity and sexual diversity debates, and by racism that has patently characterized Brazilian society (and many others) throughout history. This con...

  • Revisiting gender inequalities in political attitudes and behavior: current challenges and contemporary trends

    "Revisiting gender inequalities in political attitudes and behavior: current challenges and contemporary trends." (section 16) European Conference on Politics and Gender, University of Ljubljana, 7-9 July 2021 Call for Papers & Panels Inequalities in cognitive political involvement and active political participation undermine the quality of deliberation, representation, and legitimacy in th...

  • Féminicides au XIXe siècle en France : socio-histoire, enjeux et représentations

    Appel à communications pour le colloque Féminicides au XIXe siècle en France : socio-histoire, enjeux et représentations qui se tiendra à Lyon les 14 et 15 mai 2021. Ayant vocation à favoriser un dialogue interdisciplinaire, cet appel est ouvert à tou·te·s les chercheur·se·s quelle que soit leur discipline. Les propositions sont à envoyer au plus tard le 14 décembre 2020 à co...

  • Special Issue “Young People, Sexual Health and Sexual Rights”

    Guest Editor: Dr. Malin Lindroth Having one’s sexual rights acknowledged can be understood as a prerequisite for experiencing sexual health and well-being. Young people below the age of 18 often lack legal or factual autonomy. In particular, they may lack access to youth-friendly and accurate information and education that protect and promote their sexual health, and respect their sexual rig...

  • Simone de Beauvoir Studies

    Simone de Beauvoir Studies (SdBS) is a peer-reviewed multidisciplinary journal dedicated to advancing scholarship relevant to the writings, thinking, and legacy of Simone de Beauvoir. Founded in 1983, the journal aims to cultivate outstanding scholarship within and across relevant disciplines and promote international and cross-cultural exchange. Simone de Beauvoir Studies places particular emphas...

  • Solidarity and Care during the COVID-19 Pandemic

    Solidarity and Care during the COVID-19 Pandemic is a public platform supported and produced by The Sociological Review. The ambition behind the initiative is to produce a collective research archive and dedicated public platform. It seeks to document and report on the lived experiences and caring strategies of diverse people and groups across the globe during the COVID-19 pandemic. The project...

  • Tels Quels Festival 2021

    La prochaine édition du festival Tels Quels aura lieu en janvier 2021. Il s'agira d'une édition spéciale, en effet, l'association fêtera ses 40 ans... Vous souhaitez proposer un projet culturel dans le cadre de ce festival ? Arts de la scène, expositions, conférences, lectures, concerts, performances, soirées festives, etc. N'hésitez pas à prendre contact avec l'organisation via f...

  • Women*’s Suffrage and Democracy: Critique, Memory, Visions

    The Swiss Association for Gender Studies (SAGS) calls for panels and papers for its biennial conference on the theme of Women*’s Suffrage and Democracy: Critique, Memory, Visions to be held at the University of Zurich, 26-27 November 2021. The occasion and backdrop of the conference in 2021 is the 50th anniversary of Swiss women*’s right to vote, introduced in 1971. The conference tackles t...

  • Caring about the unequal effects of the pandemic: What feminism, art, and activism can teach us

    This Special Issue encourages academic debate around how social and gendered inequalities exacerbate under times of bio-political and socio-economic crises—such as the COVID-19 pandemic— in an increasingly globalized and transnational world. Exploring interconnections between feminist philosophy, art and activism, we call for a wide range of methodologically disruptive papers, which preferably...

  • Hegemonic definitions, resistances and corporeal identities: Bodies from/against biomedical boundaries

    Editors: Emma Gómez Nicolau (Universitat Jaume I) and Arantxa Grau Muñoz (Universitat de València) Publication: April 2022 Languages: English, Spanish, Valencian Perceptions and uses of the body correspond to both cultural parameters and historical contingencies. However, many of these endeavours to socially contextualise the body are premised on the understanding of the body as a natu...

  • Call for Submissions Announcing the First Annual Patterson Prize! Simone de Beauvoir Studies

    Call for Submissions Announcing the First Annual Patterson Prize! Simone de Beauvoir Studies   Deadline: March 1, 2021, 11:59pm EST Award: $300 USD and publication in Simone de Beauvoir Studies   The Editorial Committee of Simone de Beauvoir Studies is pleased to announce the first annual Patterson Prize competition. The award is named after Yolanda Astarita Patterson, the Editor in...

  • Simone de Beauvoir Studies 32.2

    Call for Papers Special issue "Situating Masculinities" Simone de Beauvoir Studies 32.2 Guest Editors: Todd W. Reeser and Kaliane Ung Deadline: March 1, 2021 As a bourgeoning wing of gender studies, Critical Studies on Men and Masculinities (CSMM) (or "Masculinity Studies") has been, and continues to be, deeply influenced by feminist thought. This special issue aims to place Beauvoir's corpu...

  • Call for submissions — Intersecting guidelines of care

    This is a call for contributions to build a compilation of collective guidelines of care in different fields and configurations — from informal affinity groups, activist collectives to arts organizations. This collection aims at sharing tools for safer and more ethical collaborations within groups, organizations and institutions. It originates in our recurrent feeling of lack of tools when fa...

  • GLAD ! Revue sur le langage, le genre, les sexualités

      Appel à contributions permanent    GLAD ! Revue sur le langage, le genre, les sexualités est une revue consacrée aux travaux scientifiques, artistiques et politiques articulant recherches sur le genre et les sexualités et recherches sur le langage. C'est une revue en ligne, inter- et transdisciplinaire, principalement francophone, qui cherche à créer un espace de discus...

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