Call for Delegates | ‘Women in the Wake of May 68’ | May 16th King’s College, Strand Campus

  Photo by Nicole Honeywill on Unsplash   Invitation to the conference ‘Women in the Wake of May 68’. One of the largest mass movements in French history, May 68 represented the culmination of a rejection of the established moral order. This period of civil unrest is often considered the cultural, social, and moral turning…

*Registration Open* CENTENNIAL REFLECTIONS ON WOMEN’S SUFFRAGE AND THE ARTS Local : National : Transnational

*Registration Open*   CENTENNIAL REFLECTIONS ON WOMEN’S SUFFRAGE AND THE ARTS Local : National : Transnational   An international, multi-disciplinary public conference University of Surrey, UK, 29–30 June 2018   Keynote Speakers: • Irene Cockroft, author of Women in the Arts & Crafts and Suffrage Movements at the Dawn of the 20th Century • Elizabeth…

New Event: Feminist Classics Revisited 5 on Black British Feminism (1997) with Professor Heidi Mirza

Feminist Classics Revisited 5 on Black British Feminism (1997) with Professor Heidi Mirza Friday, December 8, 2-6pm, McCrum Lecture Theatre, Corpus Christi College, Cambridge This annual series is co-convened by Sarah Franklin at Cambridge and Sara Ahmed, an independent scholar. Each year a classic feminist text is the subject of a symposium attended by the author or editor.…

Event: Families and Relationships across Crises

Families and Relationships across Crises Friday 12th May, 1.00-7.00 Amnesty International, 25 New Inn Yard, London EC2A 3EA We would like to invite you to the launch and celebration of the Special Issue of Discover Society http://discoversociety.org/ 'Families and Relationships across Crises' (May, 2017), and the 'Private Lives, Public Intimacies' and 'Justice, Rights, Borders' research streams in…

Event: Gender Harm & Suicides in Prison

Gender Harm & Suicides in Prison 8th March 2017 – 3:30pm – 6:00pm Woods-Scawen Room, Warwick Arts Centre ‘Our prisons are in crisis with insufficient funding and staff, and prisoner safety is at risk. This event brings together academics, policymakers, practitioners and stakeholders, to consider ways of reducing the risks of harm and suicide for…

Event: Gender, Sexuality and the Sensory: A one-day symposium

Gender, Sexuality and the Sensory   A one-day symposium    Hosted by Feminist Theory journal and the Gender, Sexuality and Culture and Visual and Sensory Research clusters in the School of Social Policy, Sociology and Social Research, University of Kent.   Friday 19th May 2017, 10:00-18.00 University of Kent, Canterbury Grimond Building, Lecture Theatre 3   With the turn…

Event: Celebrating Suffragettes: Edith Craig and Ethel Smyth, Collaborators in Women’s Suffrage Drama, Art and Music

Celebrating Suffragettes: Edith Craig and Ethel Smyth, Collaborators in Women's Suffrage Drama, Art and Music   Professor Katharine Cockin will give an illustrated talk on women's suffrage drama, art and music with reference to her new biography, Edith Craig and the Theatres of Art (Bloomsbury Methuen Drama 2017). This will be followed by Dr Simon…

Event: Mary Wollstonecraft Life, Work and Legacy Conference and Annual Public Lecture

You are most cordially invited to the Mary Wollstonecraft Life, Work and Legacy Conference and Annual Public Lecture on March 8, (International Women’s Day) at the Guildhall, Hull, HU1 2AA As part of the celebrations for Hull as UK City of Culture 2017 the University of Hull is hosting an interdisciplinary celebration of the life, work…

Event: Gendering Academic Mobility: International Perspectives

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY EVENT hosted by SRHE International Research and Researchers Network with AMIN – Academic Mobilities and Immobilities Network (University of Warwick) and CSWG - Centre for the Study of Women and Gender (University of Warwick)   “Gendering Academic Mobility: International Perspectives”   8th March 2017, University of Warwick, Coventry  Venue: IAS Seminar Room,…