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26.11.2014 - 27.11.2014

Tunis, Tunisia Invitation to a Nordic-Arab PhD course on “Comparative studies of women in public life – theoretical and methodological challenges”
Our Nordic-Arab research collaboration project, financed by the Swedish Research Council, is pleased to invite to a Nordic-Arab PhD-course, November 26-27, 2014 on “Comparative studies of women in public life – theoretical and methodological challenges”. The aim of the project is to present and encourage discussion on theoretical and methodological challenges, when conducting comparative studies – comparative in time and/or location. PhD students, who are doing research on women in public life within social sciences, humanities, media analysis etc., are welcome to apply for this course.
26.11.2014 - 28.11.2014

Roskilde, DenmarkGender and Diversity—Travelling Concepts across Time and Space
Any field of research has key analytical concepts, including gender studies. In this course
some of the key analytical concepts are identified, their history is illustrated and their
applicability discussed. Concepts often become fashionable – and salient - and turn into
fast travelling concepts. However, analytical notions are also situated in space which has
been shown for the concept of ‘class’ and recently ‘intersectionality’.
02.12.2014 - 04.12.2014

Sundvolden hotell, NorwayGeneral course 2014: Theoretical positions in Norwegian gender studies
Which theoretical positions do we find in Norwegian gender studies today? How do various scholars use the concept of gender in their own research? Are the distinctions between them related to discipline, research questions and/or belonging to different generations in gender studies? With this course, we wish to draw up a map of the actual state of the field, contribute to furthering reflection on our own research practice, and invite an open, exciting and constructive dialogue between different positions in gender studies.
04.12.2014 - 05.12.2014

Copenhagen, The National Museum of Denmark Prinsens Palæ, Ny Vestergade 10, DenmarkCaught Between Family Laws
Gender, Law and Religion
Experiences from Denmark and Morocco

Oslo, NorwayLookism: The Invisible Discrimination
Talk by Dr Francesca Minerva (Centre for Applied Philosophy and Public Ethics (CAPPE) University of Melbourne.
05.12.2014 - 06.12.2014

Oslo, NorwayHuman Rights and Legal Pluralism in Theory and Practice
The objective of this conference is to identify, describe, and analyse practical issues regarding the interpretation and realisation of human rights in light of legal pluralism. The conference brings together participants from all fields who will present interdisciplinary, theoretical and/or empirical studies, addressing cross-cutting issues of gender, ethnicity, religion and/or culture.
11.12.2014 - 12.12.2014

Oslo, NorwaySexual Freedom, Equality and the Right to Gender Identity as a Site of Legal and Political Struggles
The main aim of this conference is to explore how the conception of gender as social, plural and fluid is negotiated in international, regional and national legal discourses.
25.03.2015 - 26.03.2015

London, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern IrelandThe Gendered Dynamics of Power: A One-Day Conference
How does power continue to operate in a gendered way despite decades of feminist critique? The conference focuses especially on relational and organisational contexts, and deploys psychosocial and psychodynamic concepts and practices to advance understanding of what sustains and what might subvert these gendered dynamics.
03.06.2015 - 06.06.2015

Rovaniemi, FinlandThe 9th European Feminist Research Conference - Sex & Capital
Sex & Capital will engage with recent feminist thinking on gender politics, economics and futures to ask questions such as: What are the different, sexualized forms of capital? What are the gendered dynamics and outcomes of barefaced capitalism? and How should we understand and reconceptualise material realities, embodiment and subjectivities? The 9th Conference invites scholars, students, policy makers and activists to gather and discuss and reflect upon these themes.
11.06.2015 - 13.06.2015

Uppsala, SwedenThe 4th European Conference on Politics and Gender
The ECPR Standing Group on Gender and Politics is pleased to announce the 4th European Conference on Politics and Gender (ECPG) to be held at the University of Uppsala, Sweden, June 11-13, 2015.

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