CfP-PUBLIC LIVES, PRIVATE LIVES: NEW RESEARCH ACROSS THE DISCIPLINES (Brighton, UK)

PUBLIC LIVES, PRIVATE LIVES: NEW RESEARCH ACROSS THE DISCIPLINES A Postgraduate Research Conference WEDNESDAY 2 nd JUNE 2010 Grand Parade, UNIVERSITY OF BRIGHTON The Second Annual Post-Graduate Research Conference Co-Organised by the Centre for Research in Memory, Narrative and Histories, University of Brighton and the Centre for Life History and Life Writing, University of Sussex…

Invitation – Feminist Webs National Launch

Feminist Webs would like to invite you to a very special day on 2nd March 2010 at The National Women’s Library, London (http://www.londonmet.ac.uk/thewomenslibrary/), for The Feminist Webs National Launch. Feminist webs (www.feministwebs.com <http://www.feministwebs.com&gt;) is an online archive and resource, as well as having a physical archive at Manchester Metropolitan University. We are an award winning national movement…

CfP – WLM@40 Conference (Ruskin College, Oxford, UK)

WLM@40 Are you doing feminist work?  Research, activism, support services, teaching or something else?  If so, do you want to submit a paper to the conference?  We’re looking for papers, panels and workshop sessions as well as creative sessions for two days. * Papers – research, practice or theory based (or any combination) of not…

CfA – Final contributors to an Encyclopedia of the international history of feminist thought

Tiffany k. Wayne is seeking a final round of contributors for a two-volume encyclopedia of the international History of Feminist Thought to be published by ABC-CLIO (formerly Greenwood Press).  This project will include entries and primary source document excerpts on more than 200 feminist writers and thinkers across the globe and throughout time. Below is the list of final…

Film Screening – ‘Shape of Water’ by Kum-Kum Bhavnani (London,UK)

Shape of Water – Film Screening and Q&A – 22nd January http://www.bbk.ac.uk/bih/news/shapeofwater Friday 22nd Jan 6.30pm Room B36 Birkbeck Main Building Register by emailing Julia Eisner j.eisner@bbk.ac.uk http://www.theshapeofwatermovie.com This film directed by first time film maker, Kum-Kum Bhavnani and narrated by Susan Sarandon, offers an intimate encounter with five very different women in Brazil, India, Jerusalem,…

London Seminar Group Meeting – ‘Motherhood and Other Work in Indian and “Western” Feminist Theory’ by Dr Elizabeth Jackson (Birkbeck)

‘Postcolonial approaches to feminism’, The History of Feminism Network’s seminar series, in association with the Birkbeck Institute for Gender and Sexuality, continues on 22 January 2010 with a paper by Dr Elizabeth Jackson (Birkbeck) entitled:  ‘Motherhood and Other Work in Indian and “Western” Feminist Theory’ Dr Elizabeth Jackson (Birkbeck). Please email the seminar conveners, Dr Naomi Hetherington n.hetherington@bbk.ac.uk…

Conference – Femininities (York, UK)

CONFERENCE NOTICE – FEMININITIES – UNIVERSITY OF YORK, UK. Tenth York Cultural History Conference FEMININITIES Department of History, University of York 22-24th April 2010 This three-day international conference, organised by the Department of History, marks the ten year anniversary of the department’s annual Cultural History Conference. Focusing on the theme of ‘femininities’ this conference brings…

CfP – The (Muslim) Woman Question: Competing Representations, Contested Futures

Call for Papers “The (Muslim) Woman Question” Competing Representations, Contested Futures 9th Annual Critical Islamic Reflections Conference Yale University April 10, 2010 Submission Deadline: January 25, 2010 http://www.yale.edu/cir Yale Critical Islamic Reflections committee invites scholars and professionals from all fields to submit proposals for our 9th annual conference, “The (Muslim) Woman Question: Competing Representations, Contested…