Chair election 2021 – members’ vote

Following the recent call for Applications for FSA Chair, we have received three applications from Emily Hoyle and Angela Towers, Claire Pierson and Daisy Richards. You can click on their names to read their mission statements. We invite members to vote to approve the appointment, ahead of full ratification at the next FSA AGM. Members…

Feminist Perspectives on Neurodiversity and Neuronormativity

The Intersectional Neurodiversity Reading Group London and the FSA are holding an online event on Feminist Perspectives on Neurodiversity and Neuronormativity on Friday 29th January 2021. In recent years, there has been an exponential growth of intersectional theory, feminist and trans(feminist) activism, and an emerging field of neurodiversity studies. Neurodiversity is a social and political…

The future of disability studies through the intersections

The Future of Disability Studies through the Intersections is part of a webinar series on 'Feminist Perspectives on Disability' About this Event This FSA event will consider the productive intersections between disability studies/activism and feminist studies/activism. Through a panel discussion, our speakers will consider how discourses around disability might intersect with gender, sex, race and class, and…

Small Grants Scheme now open

Funding Opportunity for BIPOC/BAME: The scheme has now closed as the funds have been allocated The FSA awards a small grant of up to £250 to support feminist research and teaching undertaken by academics based in the UK or Ireland who identify as BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Colour). Applicants may request up to £250…

Applications for FSA Chair – Deadline Extended

Extended deadline: Friday 26th March 2021 As you will have seen from our Call for Applications, we will be standing down as FSA Co-Chairs in January 2021. Although our term as chair was due to run until January 2022, increases in our workloads have meant that we have come to the decision to stand down…

FSA Book Prize and Mentoring Scheme now open for applications

The FSA is delighted to announce that both our Annual Book Prize and Mentoring Scheme are now open for application. Following a short hiatus, the Annual Book Prize is relaunching and is sponsored by Emerald Publishing. This year there are two prizes: one for 2019 and one for 2020. Winners will be awarded £250. The deadline…

Upcoming Event: Covid-19, Feminist Academia and Social Justice Issues

Open a search form in a modal window Covid-19, Feminist Academia and Social Justice Issues TIME 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm  DATE 18 Sep 2020 REGISTER We are pleased to announce a joint event between the Feminist Studies Association (FSA) and the Centre for the Study of Women and Gender (CSWG) at the University of…