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Results: 1 - 20 of 36
  • 17 Jan 2020
    “Profiled cafes, beaches, and various associations”: Polish sexology, queerness, and the Cold War

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    The development of LGBTQ identity and rights in Poland is usually situated in the 1980s when the first queer magazines were published and the first associations were founded. In this talk, I look at processes that ...

  • 13 Dec 2019
    Johanna Kantola
    Gender, Party Politics, and Democracy in Europe: A Study of European Parliament’s Party Groups

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    The lecture is co-organized by the Amsterdam Research Centre for Gender and Sexuality (ARC-GS) and the Amsterdam Centre for European Studies (ACES).

  • 20 Nov 2019
    Travis Kong
    A Transnational Queer Sociological Analysis of Sexual Identity and Civic-political Activism in Hong Kong, Taiwan and Mainland China

    11:45 - 13:00 | Lecture

    This research adopts the author’s newly proposed transnational queer sociology to examine young gay male identities, as revealed in 90 in-depth interviews conducted in Hong Kong (n = 30), Taiwan (Taipei, n = 30) and ...

  • 15 Nov 2019
    Anja Abendroth
    Home-based Telework and the Gender Pay Gap. The Relevance of Different Forms of Implementation.

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Home-based telework is increasingly discussed as a solution for problems in reconciling demands in work and personal life. It is, however, unclear to what extent home-based telework can also contribute to reducing ...

  • 18 Oct 2019
    Barbara Arneil
    Disability: Between Equality and Difference?

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Disability provides a useful window through which to examine divisions that have emerged in feminist/gender/sexuality scholarship in the last forty years over equality, difference, and intersectionality.

  • 13 Sep 2019
    Sylvia Yanagisako
    The Gender of Labor Value and Social Dependence

    15:30 - 17:00 | Event

    The evolution of global capitalism in the late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries has raised unsettling questions about the increase in social dependence resulting from the decline in manufacturing jobs, the ...

  • 13 Sep 2019
    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 4 Jul 2019
    End 6 Jul 2019
    Log ECPG
    European Conference on Politics & Gender (ECPG)

    09:00 - 18:00 | Conference

    ECPG is the world-leading conference on politics and gender. ECPG offers a platform for exchange and dialogue about how understanding gender is central to understand politics and where diversity and plurality in ...

  • 23 May 2019
    Photo SOGI research
    SOGI Policy and Human Security in Asia: An International Comparison

    11:45 - 13:00 | Lecture

    In June 2016, the United Nations Human Rights Council adopted a resolution on “Protection against violence and discrimination based on sexual orientation, and gender identity (SOGI)”.

  • 17 May 2019
    Nicola Mai
    Migrant Sex Workers: The Impact of Different Policymaking Approaches in the Global North

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    What is the impact of different sex work policymaking frameworks on the rights and lives of migrant sex workers?

  • 9 May 2019
    Serena Cruz
    The Sociability of Risk: Sex Work, Criminalization, and HIV in the Slums of Kampala, Uganda

    11:45 - 13:00 | Lecture

    To better understand the everyday nature of risks associated with women engaging in sex work Dr. Serena Cruz pursued an almost three-year study—including 14-months of sustained ethnography—to answer the question: how ...

  • 12 Apr 2019
    Akosua Adomako Ampofo
    ‘I Can Weep but not Wail’: Contemporary Young African Men's Masculinities

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Changing socio-historical contexts notwithstanding, decades after feminist scholars first applied the lens of patriarchy to examine constructions and performances of masculinity to explain gender inequalities, many ...

  • 3 Apr 2019
    Lindsay Gezinski
    Sex Trafficking Recruitment and Exploitation on the Internet: A Profile of Empirical Research

    11:45 - 13:00 | Lecture

    Technology as a facilitator of sex trafficking has gained traction in recent years, with allegations that the advertisement of trafficked persons is migrating to escort websites and mobile applications.

  • 15 Mar 2019
    Ravinder Barn
    ‘She asked for it’, ‘He didn’t mean to’: Rape myth acceptance among university students in England and India

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    Much of the literature on rape, victim blaming, and rape myth acceptance (RMA) is focused on the United States, and there is a general dearth of such scholarly activity in other countries.

  • 27 Feb 2019
    Matthew Gichohi
    With Hands Tied: A Woman Presidential Candidate’s Pursuit of Programmatic Politics

    11:45 - 13:00 | Lecture

    In this lecture, Gichohi examines how gender affects African women’s ability to act as either ethnic or national flag bearers.

  • 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.