CFP – Feminism in Practice Conference

Note from HoFN: This conference does not have an explicitly historical dimension but the themes it broaches certainly would benefit from one.

Call for Papers

Feminism in Practice Conference

Lehigh University

Bethlehem, PA

November 15, 2008

Abstracts Due: August 30, 2008

The 2008 Feminism in Practice Conference, hosted by Lehigh
University’s Women’s Center and Office of Graduate Student Life,
invites submissions for roundtable discussions, panels, research and/
or poster presentations, and scholarly papers.

The purpose of this conference is to bring together activists,
academics, graduate students, community professionals, and other
interested parties to discuss feminist practices in their work and
daily lives.  Submissions for this interdisciplinary conference may be
practically or theoretically oriented.

Suggested topics include but are not limited to:

Intersections between Theory and Practice

Women in Science

Activism and the Community

Feminism and Pedagogy

Family and Feminism

Friendship and Networking

Women and Culture

Feminism and Politics/Political Feminism

Please submit proposals of no more than 500 words to by August 30, 2008.


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