Advanced Research Consortium on Gender, Culture and the Knowledge Society

Public Lecture Series, 2012-13

Autumn


Jessica Taft (Davidson College, USA)
'Redefining girlhood: teenage activists and contemporary feminisms'
Date and Time: Monday, 15 October, 4:oopm
Venue: Moore Institute, NUIG
Co-sponsored by the Gender, Discourse and Identity research group of Gender ARC at the Moore Institute and Global Women’s Studies

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Angelika Bammer (Emory University, USA)
'The unfinished, the unbegun, the possible: Feminism and utopianism, then and now'
Date and Time: Tuesday, 16 October, 5:00pm
Venue: KBG16, Kemmy Business School, UL
Co-sponsored by the Ralahine Centre for Utopian Studies, Gender, Culture & Society @ UL and Gender ARC


Aisha Gill (Roehampton University, UK)
'Feminist reflections on researching so-called "honour" killings'
Date and Time: Thurs, November 22, 4:00pm
Venue: CA110 SAC Meeting Room, St. Anthony’s, NUIG
Co-sponsored by Gender ARC and Global Women’s Studies


Spring


Stephanie Seguino (University of Vermont, USA)
Inequality Matters: The Costs of Economic Crises for Long-Run Well-Being
Date and Time: 4.00pm, Thursday 7th March
Venue: SAC Room / CA110, Cairnes Building (St. Anthony's, ground floor)
Co-sponsored by the Gender and Public Policy research group of Gender ARC at the Whitaker Institute and Global Women’s Studies


Selma James, Distinguished Writer (Global Women’s Strike Co-ordinator and Founder of the International Wages for Housework Campaign)
Sex, Race and Class: What Are the Terms of Unity?
Date and Time: 6.30pm, Wednesday 13th March
Venue: Room MY127, Aras Moyola, NUI Galway
Co-sponsored by the Gender and Public Policy cluster of Gender ARC at the Whitaker Institute and the Global Women's Studies Centre


Diane Urquhart, Liverpool University, UK
The Unity of Unionism: Gender, Covenant and Commemoration
Date and Time: 5.15pm, Wednesday 3rd April
Venue: Glucksman Library Boardman, University of Limerick
Co-sponsored by Gender Culture and Society @ UL and Gender ARC

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Julia O’Connell Davidson (University of Nottingham, UK)
Debt, Sex and Slavery: Anti-Trafficking Discourse and Depoliticisation?
Date and Time: 5.00pm Thursday 18th April
Venue: Alexander Board Room, Quadrangle, NUI Galway
Co-sponsored by the Gender, Discourse and Identity research group of Gender ARC at the Moore Institute and Global Women’s Studies Centre
Supported by the NUI Galway Millennium Conference Fund


Imogen Tyler (Lancaster University, UK)
Naked Protest: Maternal Politics and the Feminist Commons
Date and Time: Time TBD, Tuesday 30th April
Venue: KBG-16, University of Limerick
Co-sponsored by Gender Culture and Society @ UL and Gender ARC

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Jill Rubrey (University of Manchester, UK)
Women and Austerity: Reflections on the Impact of Austerity on the Prospects for Gender Equality
Date and Time: 1.00pm, Wednesday 1st May
Venue: SAC Room / CA110, Cairnes Building (St. Anthony's, ground floor), NUI Galway
Co-sponsored by the Gender and Public Policy research group of Gender Arc at the Whitaker Institute and Global Women’s Studies Centre


ALL WELCOME!
For more information:
gillian.browne@nuigalway.ie or breda.gray@ul.ie

Advanced Research Consortium on Gender, Culture and the Knowledge Society