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
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
firstname.lastname@example.org by August 30, 2008.