CfP (in French) – Les discours sur l’egalite/l’inegalite des femmes et des hommes de 1600 a 1750: revisiter la “querelle des femmes”

  Les discours sur l’égalité/inégalité des femmes et des hommes de 1600 à 1750 : revisiter la « querelle des femmes »   La SIEFAR (Société Internationale pour l’Étude des Femmes de l’Ancien Régime) et l’Université de Columbia à Paris (Reid Hall) organisent, à l’automne 2009, le second colloque international consacré aux discours sur l’égalité/inégalité des femmes et…

New Journal – The Latchkey: A Journal of New Woman Studies

 THE LATCHKEY: A Journal of New Woman Studies Publisher:  The Rivendale Press (UK) Editorial Team: D C Rose; Petra Dierkes-Thrun; Jessica Cox; Sophie Geoffroy; Katy Gledhill; Christine Huguet; Lisa Hager; Sarah Townley; Sharon Bickle Hosted by http://www.oscholars.com, the website dedicated to interdisciplinary fin de siècle studies and particularly to Oscar Wilde’s work and circle. Word from…

New Article – Philanthropy, Feminism, and Left Liberalism, 1960-1985

Philanthropy, Feminism, and Left Liberalism, 1960–1985 Jennifer Mittelstadt Journal of Women’s History, Vol. 20, No. 4, pp. 105-131 Abstract: Spanning the 1960s through the 1980s, this article tracks the relationships between one of the leading national Left-liberal philanthropies in the post–WWII era United States—the Field Foundation—and a variety of women’s and feminist issues and organizations.…

New Article – Anticolonial Feminism in the Cold War Era

“In a Solid Bond of Unity”: Anticolonial Feminism in the Cold War Era Jacqueline Castledine Journal of Women’s History, Vol 20, Number 4, pp. 57-81 Abstract:This article contributes to an emerging body of literature addressing the issue of women’s activism in twentieth-century anticolonial movements. In the post–World War II era, African American and South African…

New articles in the history of feminism on Simone de Beauvoir and Doris Lessing

The Second Sex’s Continued Relevance for Equality and Difference Feminisms Nadine Changfoot European Journal of Women’s Studies 2009;16 11-31 http://ejw.sagepub.com/cgi/content/abstract/16/1/11 Doris Lessing, Feminism and the Representation of Zimbabwe Sarah De Mul European Journal of Women’s Studies 2009;16 33-51 http://ejw.sagepub.com/cgi/content/abstract/16/1/33

Prize – Hilda Neatby Prize

Hilda Neatby Prize The purpose of the Hilda Neatby Prize in Women’s History, awarded since 1983 by the Canadian Committee on Women’s History at the annual meeting of the Canadian Historical Association, is to encourage the publication of scholarly articles in women’s history and gender history as it relates to women, in Canadian journals and…