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“Conceptual Futures?” with Professor Davina Cooper

“Conceptual Futures?” A seminar with Professor Davina Cooper Davina Cooper, Research Professor at the Dickson Poon School of Law, King’s College London, will be presenting a seminar at the University of Adelaide on March, 22nd. See the Conceptual Futures flyer for more information. Where: Barr Smith South, Room 2052 (enter Hub and follow signs) When: […]

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Reimaging the State: A Roundtable and Discussion

Reimaging the State: A Roundtable and Discussion Professor Davina Cooper will be joining a panel of law, politics, history, and feminist scholars to discuss possibilities for reimagining the state. For further information, read the Reimaging the State flyer. Where: Tandanya, 253 Grenfell St Adelaide. When: 3pm-5:30pm, Wednesday 21st March, 2018 As space is limited, please […]

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Symposium: Thinking About Abortion at the Edges: Pregnancies, Politics, Performances

The symposium ‘Thinking About Abortion at the Edges: Pregnancies, Politics, Performances‘, led by Barbara Baird, is an opportunity to hear cutting edge thinking about abortion, historically and in the contemporary settings, in Australia and elsewhere, from a range of scholars, practitioners and performers. It comes at a time when a campaign to repeal all reference to […]

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CrissCross Conference: 11-12 December 2017

The CrissCross Conference is the inaugural research, planning and strategy workshop of OLIRN (Ongoing Legacies of Discrimination and Violence Network), a new international network initially linking researchers in Canada and Australia (2017), with likely development into further links with researchers in UK and Sweden (2018/2019). The OLIRN-CrissCross Conference focuses on the following conference themes/streams: Exploring […]

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Blue Stocking Week – Dinner Invitation

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 […]

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Annual Fay Gale Lecture 2017

What matters in Social Change?: The uncertain significance of caring Professor Chris Beasley, University of Adelaide Date: Friday 15 September Venue: Napier Building, Room G.04, University of Adelaide Time: 5.30 pm – 6.45 pm The intention of this paper is to theorise social change. This is undertaken initially by employing the feminist critique of the […]

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Launch of River Dialogues by Georgina Drew

The Fay Gale Centre invites you to the launch of River Dialogues: Hindu Faith and the Political Ecology of Dams on the Sacred Ganga by Georgina Drew, with introduction by Professor Timothy Doyle. To be held on Friday 18th August 2017, 3.00 – 4.00 pm  in Napier G25, University of Adelaide. Please RSVP by August 15th to renae.fernandez@adelaide.edu.au For […]

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Carole Pateman Gender and Politics Book Prize

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 […]

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Upcoming lunchtime seminar

‘The Challenge of Social Democracy’: Don Dunstan and women’s rights in 1970s South Australia The FGC is delighted to host Professor Angela Woollacott (Manning Clark Professor of History, Australian National University) who will present a paper entitled : The Challenge of Social Democracy’: Don Dunstan and women’s rights in 1970s South Australia’, Friday 7th April […]

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Unpredictable feelings: academic women under research audit

This article, published by Barbara M. Grant and Vivienne Elizabeth, explores the effects of the Performance-Based Research Fund on academic women. Abstract: Academic research is subject to audit in many national settings. In Aotearoa/New Zealand, the government regulates the flow of publicly funded research income into tertiary institutions through the Performance-Based Research Fund (PBRF). This article […]

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