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  • 15 Feb 2019
    The transition to parenthood in different-sex and female same-sex couples in Sweden. Identity formation, gender and the division of paid and unpaid work

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Same-sex couples are, so far, largely missing in research on the transition to parenthood.

  • 18 Jan 2019
    Gülay Çağlar
    Feminist Economics after the Crisis: Theorizing Austerity Politics and Everyday Resistance

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    This lecture gives an overview of feminist economists’ critique of mainstream economics, macroeconomic policies and austerity and discusses how feminist policy studies can add to the study of crisis and economic ...

  • 14 Dec 2018
    Ruba Salih
    Desiring Palestine. Gender, Refugees and The Politics of Home

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    In her work on precarious lives, Judith Butler asks the central question of “how does a new subject emerge, contingently, that is, non-deterministically, from the ravages of war?”

  • 16 Nov 2018
    Doris Weichselbaumer
    Discrimination Against Female Migrants Wearing Headscarves

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    In Western countries, as a result of a large influx of Muslim migrants, the Muslim headscarf has become the subject of major controversy.

  • 19 Oct 2018
    Fatima Sadiqi
    Impact of Daesh Ideology on Women’s Rights in North Africa

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    This presentation considers youths’ reactions to Daesh ideology as it relates to gender regimes in Morocco and Tunisia, which are at the forefront of women’s rights in the Arab world.

  • 21 Sep 2018
    Cover Children of Harvey Milk
    The Children of Harvey Milk: How LGBTQ Politicians Changed the World

    15:30 - 17:00 | Event

    The gay rights movement has achieved social transformation at a dizzying pace, upending conventional views on sex, love, marriage, the family, and equality itself. While most scholars understand the movement as a ...

  • 21 Sep 2018
    Nice to Meet You
    Nice to Meet You

    14:15 - 15:15 | Event

    How are gender-neutral toilets, headscarf debates, working mothers, lipstick lesbians, sexual intimidation at festivals, Trump, underrepresentation of women in political leadership, Gay Pride, and more, interrelated, ...

  • Start 12 Jul 2018
    End 15 Oct 2018
    Log ECPG
    Call for local panels and roundtables

    16:29 - 20:00 | Conference

    The Amsterdam Research Centre for Gender & Sexuality (ARC-GS) is the proud local organizer of the European Conference on Politics & Gender (ECPG), 4-6 July 2019. ECPG conceives gender and politics broadly to include ...

  • 15 Jun 2018
    Barbara Risman
    Where the Millennials Will Take Us: A New Generation Wrestles with the Gender Structure

    14:00 - 15:30 | Lecture

    This talk will be an overview of a book recently published (Oxford, 2018). The talk begins with a presentation of the revision of Professor Risman’s theoretical framework for analyzing gender as a social structure.

  • 4 Jun 2018
    Laura J. Shepherd
    The ‘Women, Peace and Security’ Agenda in Service of Countering Violent Extremism: Prevention at the Limits of Security

    15:00 - 17:00 | Lecture

    The lecture is co-organised by the Conflict, Security, & Peacebuilding Speaker Series and the Amsterdam Research Centre for Gender and Sexuality.

  • 31 May 2018
    Serena Cruz
    The Case of ‘#MeToo’ in the Academy: Ladies’ Lingerie at the ISA

    11:45 - 13:00 | Lecture

    This lecture will address the rise of ‘#MeToo’ in the context of academia by considering one overarching question: what is the state of ‘#MeToo’ in the Academy?

  • 29 May 2018
    Jacqui True
    Inclusive Economies and Enduring Peace: What Difference Could Feminist Political Economy Make?

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    What does women’s economic empowerment mean in a capitalist system? And how can war and conflict be prevented through women’s participation? The UN and World Bank came together in 2017 to develop a joint agenda to ...

  • 9 May 2018
    Andrew DJ Shield
    Immigrants in the Sexual Revolution

    11:45 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Andrew DJ Shield presents on his book, which focuses on the latter half of the twentieth century, when much of northwest Europe grew increasingly multicultural with the arrival of foreign workers and (post-colonial ...

  • 6 Apr 2018
    Eleonore Kofman
    Gender, class and family migration in Europe

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    This lecture is co-sponsored by the Institute for Migration and Ethnic Studies (IMES).

  • 27 Mar 2018
    Constructing Gender Indexes: Applied Feminist Anthropology in Experiences in Africa (UN-ECA) and Indonesia

    11:45 - 13:00 | Lecture

    What does an anthropological toolkit offer to construct a gender index?

  • 23 Mar 2018
    Francesca Romana Ammaturo
    Gestational Surrogacy: Collaboration and Tensions between the Italian Feminist Movement and the LGBT Movement

    11:45 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Are reproductive rights the new frontier of conflict between the LGBT and the feminist movement?

  • 16 Mar 2018
    Nikita Dhawan
    Transnational Justice and Gendered Vulnerability: Feminist Politics and (Im)possible Solidarities

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    In recent discussions on gender justice, there has been increasing focus on transnational feminist networks as facilitating “solidarity across borders”. In the face of growing global interdependence, the hope is that ...

  • 7 Mar 2018
    Paul Reynolds
    The Limits to Sexual Consent and Their Implications

    13:15 - 14:30 | Lecture

    Sexual consent is a central part of debates around sexual rights and justice, the legitimacy or otherwise of sexual conduct and defence against sexual violence and exploitation.

  • 21 Feb 2018
    Shop Windows
    Renegotiating Class, Gender and Ethnicity in a Gentrifying Neighborhood

    11:45 - 13:00 | Lecture

    This lunch lecture will examine the link between gender and gentrification. Dr. Sakizlioglu's focus will be on the gentrification experiences of low-income women living and working in gentrifying neighborhoods.

  • 16 Feb 2018
    Phil Hubbard
    The Repression of Sex Work in the Context of Urban Mega-Events

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Recent Olympics and World Cups have been associated with headlines concerning an alleged increase in sex trafficking and prostitution. While these headlines are often based on myths of sex work, and are often ...