Calendar

Date
Location
Description
Type
Link
30 May 2017 -
30 November 2017
Paris
Journal Autrepart – Call for paper – Book reviews
We welcome proposals from various disciplines in the social sciences. They can analyse laws, programmes, statistical local or regional studies as well as those of one or more countries, case studies or multifaceted (policies and practices, for example) analyses in varied geographical spheres (Africa,Latin America, Middle East, Asia, Australasia).

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Call for papers
10 November 2017 -
7 December 2017
Stockholm
The Body in Ecstasy: Possession and Intoxication, 5 hp (Autumn 2017)
This course is offered as a part of the Doctoral School in the Humanities by the Department of Ethnology, History of Religion and Gender Studies in collaboration with the Department of Archaeology and Classical Studies and the Department of History. The course takes place in the second half of autumn 2017. Free spaces on the course are available.

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Course
20 November 2017 -
21 November 2017
Copenhagen
Workshop on Feminism, Activism, Writing
The workshop brings together issues of (feminist) activism and (scholarly) writing in order to discuss the future of feminism in academia.

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Course
20 November 2017 -
22 November 2017
Barcelona
COST Action IS1307 Training School “Thinking with agency–towards a materialization of a new materialist politics”
How can we re-­think the logics of cause and effect in between activism and political representation? How to understand and practice the actualization of contemporary identity politics from an affirmative new materialist standpoint? How do/can we use new materialist approaches to analyze traditional structures of power and promote new spaces of participation and understanding power in politics?

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Course
21 November 2017 -
22 November 2017
Stockholm
Women in the Nordic Energy Sector
Gather to discuss the current state of affairs for women in the Nordic energy sector! What are the opportunities, how can the situation be improved and what are the future perspectives?

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Seminar
22 November 2017 -
24 November 2017
Copenhagen
PhD course in Gender, Power, and Identity – in a local and global perspective
In this PhD course, gender, power and identity and their conceptual history will be presented and critically discussed in relation to current societal development.

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Course
22 November 2017
 
Call for Research Consortium on Gender Equality and PVE in North Africa
UN Women Regional Office for Arab States Launches Call for Proposal for Research Consortium on Gender Equality and Prevention of Violent Extremism in North Africa.

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GenderFund
22 November 2017
Aalborg
Gender, Power and Identity - In a Local and Global Perspective
The PhD course is held in collaboration between the Doctoral School of Social Sciences, AAU and The Doctoral School of Social Sciences and Business.

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PhD-course
23 November 2017 -
24 November 2017
Uppsala
Exhausted Women - Exhausted Welfare
The conference will raise questions as: to what extent do religious communities mirror society with regard gender and welfare?

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Conference
24 November 2017
Helsinki
End Domestic Violence Against Women
The French Institute, on the initiative of its director Jeannette Bougrab, organize a seminar, in the presence of the French and Finnish ministers of justice Nicole Belloubet and Antti Häkkänen, on the eve of United Nation’s International Day for the elimination of violence against women on Friday 24th November at Eurooppasali in Helsinki.

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Seminar
27 November 2017 -
28 November 2017
Karlstad
The Second International Queer Death Studies Workshop
Coming to terms with death, dying and mourning differently?

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Conference
27 November 2017
Galway
Funded PhD Scholarship - Gender Equality in Higher Education Institutes
Project description: The Centre for Global Women’s Studies in collaboration with the Office of the Vice-President for Equality and Diversity is pleased to announce a 4 year Doctoral Fellowship for 2017-18

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GenderFund
29 November 2017
Oslo
Gay Marriage & LBTQI Rights at the European Human Rights Court
Welcome to the fourth seminar in Queer seminars/Skeiv seminarrekke with Claire Poppelwell-Scevak (Pluri Courts, Faculty of Law, UiO / PhD candidate, University of Ghent): Same-sex marriage and LHBTQI rights at the European Court on Human Rights.

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Seminar
30 November 2017 -
1 December 2017
London
Queer Localities
This conference celebrates recent work on LGBTQ histories beyond the metropole and draws it in comparative perspective.

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Conference
30 November 2017
 
CfP: Future Perspectives on Masculinities: «Walk like a man, die like a man?» Teaching Gender beyond gendered stereotypes
The editors invite contributions that explore and advance developments in theories and practices of teaching that focus on democratic, non-hegemonic masculinities and their everyday practices. The deadline is for 500 word abstract.

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Call for papers
30 November 2017
 
CfP: Varieties of Professionalism in a Globalising World
A special issue for the Italian journal CAMBIO, to be published as 2/2018. We're looking for theoretical and empirical contributions that explores emerging trends into the sociology of professional groups.

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Call for papers
30 November 2017
Gothenburg
Backlash for women
The purpose of this seminar is to illuminate how women systematically are being deprived of their human dignity and subsequently becomes lawless and vulnerable to abuse of various kinds.

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Seminar
30 November 2017
 
EqUIP call for collaborative research on sustainability, equity, wellbeing and cultural connections
Research proposals should focus on societal challenges facing both India and the respective European countries, with suggested themes including, but not limited to, sustainability, equity, wellbeing and cultural connections.

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Call for papers
1 December 2017
 
CfP: Domestic Violence: New Developments in Policy and Practice in Europe
Themes covered in this Issue will include: Developments in feminist thinking and activism & Improving the practical response to and care of survivors of domestic violence.

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Call for papers
2 December 2017
London
Talking Back!
The annual London Metropolitan Archives 15th LGBTQ History and Archives Conference

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Conference
6 December 2017
Göteborg
GIG’s Concluding Event: Panel discussion on Current Conditions of Interdisciplinary Gender Research
Centre for Interdisciplinary Research (GIG) will cease to exist in its current shape. In this concluding seminar, we would like to pay special attention to the conditions of interdisciplinary gender research today by arranging a discussion with participants from universities in Sweden and England.

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Seminar
10 December 2017
 
Call for Papers: Edited Volume on Young Arab Women Beyond Boundaries and Borders
The Institute for Women’s Studies in the Arab World at the Lebanese American University is issuing a call for papers focused on feminist movements for gender equality and women’s rights across the region. The call is targeting young Arab women as the main contributors, in an attempt to highlight the voices and stories of those actively participating in these movements.

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Call for papers
14 December 2017 -
15 December 2017
Hannover
Approaching Ethnoheterogenesis. Membership, Ethnicity, and Social Change in Contemporary Societies
his conference aims to refine the theoretical understanding of social and cultural processes regarding the formation of ethnicities and ethnic diversity.

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Conference
15 December 2017
 
Call for Papers for 9th Issue of Masculinities: A Journal of Identity and Culture
We are looking for articles and essays from every field of social sciences and humanities, which critically investigate men and masculinities. The submissions can be written either in English or Turkish.

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Call for papers
31 December 2017
Geneva
CfP Gendering Humanitarian Knowledge: Global Histories of Compassion from the Mid-Nineteenth century to the Present
We invite scholars interested in working on the history of humanitarian knowledge from a gender perspective to submit a proposal that deals with stories of flesh and blood, which put women’s and men’s humanitarian experiences at their centre, in order to inscribe their local practices within a global history of compassion from the mid-nineteenth century to the present.

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Call for papers
5 January 2018
Budapest
CfP Conference: IN/EQUALITIES: narrative & critique, resistance & solidarity
We use the themes of narrative & critique and resistance & solidarity, as avenues through which to formulate new investigations and conceptualizations of “in/equalities”.

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Call for papers
15 January 2018
 
Call for project proposals 2019-2021
We seek proposals for new scholarly networks addressing issues in contemporary culture and society in critical perspectives.

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Call for papers
15 January 2018
 
Call for Proposals: Nordic Summer University
The Nordic Summer University (NSU) call for project proposals for study circles to be active 2019-2021 is now open. We seek proposals for new scholarly networks addressing issues in contemporary culture and society in critical perspectives.

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Call for papers
15 January 2018
 
Call for Papers: Media, communication and gender
You are welcome to contribute articles for the 7th Mediapolis.

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Call for papers
18 January 2018 -
24 January 2018
Sydney
PhD Summer School: Researching Post-Capitalist Possibilities
This six day intensive will provide early stage PhD students with a demanding immersion in social theory debates. For more advanced doctoral scholars and early career researchers early career researchers it offers the opportunity to clarify and refine their research contribution. Sessions will combine lectures, small group discussions, fishbowl discussions, walking seminars and collaborative exercises.

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Course
19 January 2018 -
20 January 2018
Turku
Call for Papers: Interdisciplinary PhD workshop
Doctoral students conducting research on related themes are invited to participate in this workshop with either short parts of their thesis or their research plan.

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Call for papers
31 January 2018
Warsaw
CfP Conference: "Gender and the State. 100 years of the fight for equality in Central-Eastern Europe"
The goal of the conference is to take stock of the political, social and cultural changes that have been the result of the equal rights movement in Poland and Europe.

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Call for papers
1 February 2018
 
CfP: Education and Technological Unemployment
What is the role of education in a digital age of potential mass technological unemployment? In this collection, we are looking for responses to this question from a wide spectrum of disciplines including but not limited to education studies, philosophy, history, politics, sociology, anthropology, religion, information science, economics, and arts.

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Call for papers
5 February 2018
 
Call for Papers for a Special Issue of Gender and Education: Thoughtful Gatherings
Thoughtful gatherings: gendering conferences as spaces of learning, knowledge production and community

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Call for papers
6 February 2018 -
7 February 2018
Kuala Lumpur
International Conference on Future of Women ’18
You are welcome to submit your abstract to the International Conference on Future of Women ’18 under the theme “A Prospect for Greater Vision.”

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Conference
1 March 2018
 
Call for Papers: Somatechnics special journal issue
The issue will focus on how HIV is imagined and constructed in the contemporary social, historical and geo-political context. We are especially interested in articles that focus on the necro- and biopolitics of HIV.

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Call for papers
7 March 2018 -
9 March 2018
Lund
Call for abstracts: Session on Family and intimate relationships at the Swedish Sociological association conference
We invite you to send in abstracts to the session Family and intimate relationships, at the Swedish Sociological association Sociologidagarna 2018!

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Conference
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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