Special Issue of Feminist Review

Feminist Review 85: Political Hystories This special issue draws together six essays selected from papers delivered at an international conference on the subject ‘Hystorical Fictions: Women Writing History’, and also includes two interviews with contemporary women writers (Nawal el Saadawi and Sarah Waters). The essays consider the nature of private and public, national and international,…

Call for Papers – Journal of Women’s History Special Issue

Critical Feminist Biography as Translocal History Journal of Women’s History Special Issue Co-edited by Marilyn Booth and Antoinette Burton The return of the embodied subject as a site generative of analytical force and explanatory power in fields of inquiry throughout the humanities and social sciences, including postcolonial theory and even global studies, calls for reassessing…

European University Institute Post-Doctoral Fellowships

Open call for applications for Jean Monnet and Max Weber Fellowships 2008-9 Closing date: 25 October 2007 Max Weber Fellowships The new Max Weber Fellowships are aimed towards junior post-docs who would like to embark on an academic career and improve their teaching and professional skills. These Fellowships are open to candidates who have recently…