This year marks the 40th Anniversary of the 1977 National Women’s Conference, the domestic answer to the United Nations’ International Women’s Year initiative. The Houston Conference, as it came to be known, was the largest federally mandated gathering of American women in history. On this occasion, 2000 delegates elected from fifty states and six territories and roughly 16,000 observers came together to craft a twenty-six plank National Plan of Action, submitted to President Jimmy Carter in 1978. The conference remains one of the most imaginative and wide-ranging exercises in civic enga
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Call For Papers (CFP):
The pasts, presents, and futures of queer mobilities: transnational movements of ideas, concepts, and people
2nd Workshop of the European Network for Queer Anthropology (ENQA), 7th-8th of September, 2017 - Central European University, Budapest
Renaissance Society of America Annual Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana, 22 (Thursday) -24 (Saturday) March '18 Panel CfP
Steinberg's Sexuality of Christ Revisited
(Apologies for cross-postings)
What roles do sex and sexuality play in Central and Eastern European history? What effect did the region’s tumultuous history have on sexual identities, desires, and practices? How do Central and Eastern European conceptions and practices of sexuality differ from “Western” mythologies of its sexualities?
THE JUDITH R. WALKOWITZ ARTICLE PRIZE
CALL FOR PAPERS
For the Panel: (En)Gendering Identity: Gender in Culture, Education and Society
Panel proposed by Dr. Panayiota Chrysochou, The University of Cyprus
The panel is part of the 6th Euroacademia International Conference ‘Identities and Identifications: Politicized Uses of Collective Identities’
22 – 23 June 2017, Florence, Italy
Deadline: 10th of May 2017