Calendar

Date
Location
Description
Type
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18 April 2018 -
20 April 2018
Tampere
Course and Workshop on Gender, work and transforming organizations
The course is meant for Masters Students, Doctoral Students, and Postdoctoral Researchers. The maximum number of all participants is 25.

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Course
19 April 2018
Västra Frölunda
Kvinnokampen, transkampen och det tredje könet
Från kvinnokamp inriktad på ett kön till en mångfacetterad och inkluderande feminism har vägen varit lång. Den utvecklade synen på genus och kön innebär även nya perspektiv. Hur ska transpersoner ta plats inom feminismen? Hur förhåller sig kvinnokampen till dagens transkamp, och vice versa? Är transkvinnor verkligen ett hot mot feminismen, som en del anser? Vad är egentligen könsidentitet? Separatistiska rum – för vilka? Hur skulle ett tredje kön påverka jämställdhetsarbetet? Frölunda kulturhus

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Cultural event
20 April 2018
Geneva
Gendering Humanitarian Knowledge: Global Histories of Compassion from the Mid-Nineteenth century to the Present
We invite scholars to think about the notion of humanitarian knowledge in a multidisciplinary way, by combining perspectives such as gender history, the histories of emotions and the body, literary and visual culture studies, global health history, as well as the history of institutions and their agents.

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Seminar
20 April 2018
Göteborg
Multinational Maids: Stepwise Migration in a Global Labour Market
Migrant domestic workers are adopting stepwise international labor migration as part of long-term mobility projects for themselves and their families. How has this global phenomenon emerged, and what similar patterns of stepwise migration can you see among other migrant groups? Speaker: Anju Mary Paul, Associate Professor of Sociology and Public Policy, Yale-NUS College, Singapore School of Global Studies, Konstepidemins väg 2, Building 2C, room C417

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Seminar
30 April 2018
Utrecht
NOISE Summer School 2018, Social and Political Suffocations, August 27-31, 2018 – Utrecht University, the Netherlands
The 26th edition of the NOISE Summer School seeks to address experiences of social and political suffocations, as well as accompanying strategies of resistance, through a series of lectures by scholars and activists who are all also embodied practitioners in their critical practice(s). With these, the five-day program of NOISE 2018 will offer innovative interventions into the debate on political involvement as theory and embodied practice, as well as a discussion of strategies of organizing in the face of individual, institutional and structural enclosures.

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Course
1 May 2018
Northampton
The 4th Approaches to Inequalities Conference: Shades of Grey
We welcome abstracts for papers of 300 words from academics of any discipline as well as those activists or practitioners with practical experience of dealing with the issues the conference focuses on. If you feel a paper is not an appropriate way of presenting we still welcome a 300 word abstract with a suggestion of how you would like to run your session. We particularly welcome contributions that reflect marginalised voices including research around the LGBTQ+ community or intersectionality.

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Call for papers
3 May 2018 -
5 May 2018
Colombo
The 4th International Conference on Women’s Studies 2018
The theme for the fourth World Women’s Studies Conference is “Women’s Studies: Gendered scholarship, activism, and storytelling for a sustainable planet”.

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Conference
3 May 2018
Newcastle
BodyWorks: A Conference on Corporeal Representation
BodyWorks takes an interdisciplinary and intersectional approach to representations of bodies, embodiment and sensory experience across literature and culture. In doing so, we welcome responses from a range of disciplines, including cultural studies, literary studies, philosophy, arts, history, education, media, social sciences and medical humanities. Through this breadth of intellectual inquiry, the event aims to draw together a range of approaches and methodologies for exploring various facets of the contemporary shift towards studies of the body and emotions in the humanities.

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Conference
14 May 2018 -
15 May 2018
Heilbronn
Conference on Gender & IT
As part of the project "Gender, Knowledge, Computer Science, Network on Research Transfer of interdisciplinary knowledge on Gender and Computer Science (GEWINN), the conference is part of a process of reflection and knowledge transfer. At the GEWINN conference, we want to discuss and present the current international state of research about gender and IT.

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Conference
15 May 2018 -
16 May 2018
 
ICMEO- International Conference on Men and Equal Opportunities
Sweden will arranged the 4th International Conference on Men and Equal Opportunities, ICMEO, in order to keep the international focus on issues of men and gender equality. ICMEO will be held in central Stockholm on 15-16 May 2018. The Swedish Minister for Gender Equality, Åsa Regnér, will host the conference with international high level participants also being featured in the programme. The registration for the conference is now open.

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Conference
16 May 2018
 
CfP: Feminist Review thematic issue on Digital Labour
As awareness of digital labour conditions grows, this themed issue draws attention to the gendered and racialised foundations of this in/formal digital economy.

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Call for papers
18 May 2018
Helsinki
Gender inequalities in employment and pensions - ETK Conference 2018
Helsinki, 18 May 2018 | Finnish Centre for Pensions (Kirjurinkatu 3, Helsinki)

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Conference
19 May 2018
Coventry
Unveiling Hidden Discourses: 1968 Fifty Years Later
This project’s originality lies in its use of a transnational and interdisciplinary lens to view this year’s historic impact, thus providing a new framework to consider the resonance of 1968 and the first fifty years afterwards.

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Call for papers
24 May 2018
Prague
ICCGFR 2018: 20th International Conference on Culture of Gender and Feminist Research
The conference brings together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Culture of Gender and Feminist Research.

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Conference
4 June 2018
Bologna
Intersex Social Sciences: Activism, Human Rights, and Citizenship
his 2-day conference provides a multi-disciplinary forum for the further development of social science approaches to Intersex and Variations of Sex Characteristics.

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Conference
7 June 2018 -
9 June 2018
Galway
Call for Papers: Violence Space and the Political
This conference is organised by the Power, Conflict, and Ideologies Research Cluster, based at the School of Political Science & Sociology, NUI, Galway, Ireland.

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Call for papers
14 June 2018 -
15 June 2018
Zurich
Second LERU Gender Conference at the University of Zurich 14-15 June 2018
The conference will on the one hand serve to disseminate and discuss the recently launched LERU paper "Implicit bias in academia: a challenge to the meritocratic principle and to women's careers - and what to do about it" with a large audience representing various stakeholders. On the other hand it will serve to explore and illuminate the phenomenon of bias and its effects on research-performing organizations and on the people within them.

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Conference
15 July 2018 -
21 July 2018
Toronto
Experiences of and Responses to Disempowerment, Violence and Injustice within the Relational Lives of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, and Two Spirited (LGBTQ2) People
This session will interrogate the ongoing entrenchment of hetero-normative borders and consequential manifestations of power, violence and in/justice experienced by LGBTQ2 people in their relationships and family lives.

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Call for papers
16 July 2018 -
20 July 2018
London
FREE feminist theory summer school
The main idea is to have a week-long course that will see 16 students come together to explore questions of feminist theory outside the imperatives of institutionalised academia. The School will charge no fees whatsoever, with the aim of removing the economic barriers that often accompany events of this nature – barriers that affect women, queer and trans people of colour in particular.

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Course
21 July 2018 -
26 July 2018
Brisbane
25th World Congress of Political Science
“Borders and Margins” will be a highlighted theme at IPSA’s 25th World Congress of Political Science.

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Conference
29 July 2018 -
5 August 2018
Fårö, Gotland
Feminist philosophy: Concepts, contexts, and critique
Scholars, students, artists and activists are invited to participate in the fourth conference of the network Feminist Philosophy: Time, history and the transformation of thought (2017-2019), to be held in the Swedish island of Fårö from 29 July to 5 August 2018. Guiding threads for the session are the conceptual triad of concepts, contexts, and critique.

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Conference
13 August 2018 -
17 August 2018
Nijmegen
Gender & Diversity - Radboud Summer School
After three successful editions, Radboud Gender & Diversity Studies will host a summer school course on Gender & Diversity again from August 13-17 2018. The course is now open for registration and there is an early bird discount for those who register by April 1. The interdisciplinary course Gender & Diversity: core concepts in society and science, is based on RU's state-of-the-art research and provides an advanced introduction to gender and diversity in social science in an intensive one-week programme. The course will be team-taught by nine highly acknowledged faculty members from a range of disciplinary perspectives.

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Course
19 August 2018
 
CfP Special issue: Gendering Memory
Articles should be prepared according to the guidelines for submission on the inside back cover of the journal or at http://www2.lse.ac.uk/genderInstitute/journals/EJWS/Home.aspx. Please contact ejws@lse.ac.uk if you wish to discuss potential ideas for an article.

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Call for papers
20 August 2018
Dublin
10th European Conference on Gender Equality in Higher Education
Mary Mitchell O’Connor, Minister of State with special responsibility for Higher Education announced that Ireland will host the 10th European Conference on Gender Equality in Higher Education.

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Conference
12 September 2018
Göttingen
The 10th European Feminist Research Conference
The overall theme of the conference is "Difference, Diversity, Diffraction: Confronting Hegemonies and Dispossessions". We invite contributions from any discipline and are open to a diverse array of feminist, gender and queer approaches.

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Conference
12 September 2018 -
15 September 2018
Göttingen
European Feminist Research Conference
ATGENDER invites you to the 10th edition of the European Feminist Research Conference!

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Conference
12 September 2018
Göttingen
The 10th European Feminist Research Conference
The overall theme of the conference is "Difference, Diversity, Diffraction: Confronting Hegemonies and Dispossessions". We invite contributions from any discipline and are open to a diverse array of feminist, gender and queer approaches.

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Conference
19 September 2018 -
21 September 2018
Poznan
13th IFIP TC9 Human Choice and Computers Conference: “This Changes Everything”
This conference will be taking place as part of the IFIP World Computer Congress.

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Conference
19 September 2018
Northampton
The 4th Approaches to Inequalities Conference: Shades of Grey
The next Approaches to Inequalities conference hosted by the University of Northampton will take place on Wednesday 19 September 2018. Now in its fourth year previous conferences have attracted contributions not only from across academic disciplines but also from third-sector organisations and professional practitioners in the form of more traditional presentations, workshops, streams and posters.

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Conference
11 October 2018
Amsterdam
STEM Equality Congress
Join the most influential thought leaders in equality and diversity for 2 days of inspiring speakers, pertinent case studies, networking and knowledge collaboration, addressing the intersectionality of equality, diversity and inclusion in STEMM globally through policy, practice and collaboration.

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Conference
7 October 2019 -
9 October 2019
Gothenburg
Gender conference g19
Sweden´s largest gender conference g19 will be held in Gothenburg 7-9 October 2019!

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Conference
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