Professor Chris Beasley has been listed as the leading Australian researcher in the field of Feminism and Women’s Studies in today’s Australian glossy magazine on Research (see p. 36), it has also been officially announced that she (and Professor Martha Augoustinos) have been elected as fellows of the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia. […]
The SA Division annual Blue Stocking dinner will be held on Thursday 17 August 2017 The dinner will feature as our main speaker the famous Black Feminist Ranter, Celeste Liddle. The evening will also be a fundraiser for the SA Working Women’s Centre. Tickets to the dinner are $45 and need to be booked in […]
FRANFEST (Feminist Renewal Art Network) Symposium: Feminism, Art and Activism 40 years FRANFest is a month-long, multi-venue event highlighting the work of women (and gender-diverse and non-binary) artists. It is to be held in South Australia from 25 August-24 September 2017. As part of FRANFest, a 2-day symposium (16-17 September) is being held in conjunction […]
The biennial Carole Pateman Book Prize is due to be awarded in 2017. This prize is for the best book published in the specified eligibility period on the topic of gender and politics, broadly defined. Criteria on which entries will be judged: Significance of contribution to gender and politics research through effective incorporation of gender […]
Art(i)culations of Violence: Gender, sex, sexuality and the politics of injury and revivification will be held on July 13-14 at the Bradley Forum, University of South Australia, City West Campus. It will feature exciting keynote speakers and panelists including Quinn Eades and more TBA. This is an interdisciplinary conference that aims to bring together a […]
The Seventh South Australian Women’s and Gender Studies Annual Public Lecture, titled “The Sexual Politics of Domestic Violence and Women’s Citizenship”, will be delivered by Professor Suzanne Franzway, Emeritus Professor of Sociology and Gender Studies at the University of South Australian. The lecture will be held at 6pm Thursday 6th October at Flinders University Victoria […]
The next Fay Gale Lunchtime Seminar will be on Friday 21st October from 12.40-1.30pm in Ligertwood 113. Dr Ros Prosser (English and Creative Writing) will be giving a paper titled “Reporting the everyday: writer Eileen Myles’s experimental documentation of life.” We look forward to seeing you there!
What Matters in Social Change? : The Uncertain Significance of Caring, of Emotions, in Generating Social Change
A Lecture by Professor Chris Beasley Hosted by the Fay Gale Centre for Research on Gender and the ARC Centre of Excellence for the History of Emotions (Europe 1100-1800) A range of scholars have examined new prevailing modes of legitimate social interconnection in modern ‘western’/northern societies, which may be summarised as an overall shift to […]
Australian Feminist Studies has kindly sponsored a travel award for “Technicity, Temporality, Embodiment: the 10th International Somatechnics Conference,” co-hosted by Southern Cross University and the University of Queensland, to be held in Byron Bay 1-3 Dec, 2016. Please click here for the CFP.