Small Grant Scheme 2021/22 Launch

Complete the Application form HERE The FSA awards 3 grants (2 x £100 and 1 x £50) to academics based in the UK/Ireland who identify as BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Colour) to support feminist research/teaching.  Eligibility Criteria: Applicants must identify as BIPOC  Applicants must be based in the UK/Ireland The application must be forContinue reading “Small Grant Scheme 2021/22 Launch”

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. MembersContinue reading “Chair election 2021 – members’ vote”

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 politicalContinue reading “Feminist Perspectives on Neurodiversity and Neuronormativity”

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, andContinue reading “The future of disability studies through the intersections”

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 £250Continue reading “Small Grants Scheme now open”

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 downContinue reading “Applications for FSA Chair – Deadline Extended”