2016 International Symposium on Gender Studies

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Type: 
Call for Papers
Location: 
Poland
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Humanities, Women's & Gender History / Studies
Warsaw Symposium

2016 International Symposium on Gender Studies

3 December 2016 – Warsaw, Poland

organised by Interdisciplinary Research Foundation

 

 Keynote speaker: PROF. LIANA SAKELLIOU-SCHULTZ, UNIVERSITY OF ATHENS

 
 
The conference seeks to explore the past and current status of men and women around the world, to examine the ways in which society is shaped by gender and to situate gender in relation to the full scope of human affairs.
 
Papers are invited on topics related, but not limited, to:
  •  gender equality
  •  women’s rights and women’s history
  •  gender and education
  •  women and leadership
  •  women’s and men’s health
  •  gender and sexuality
  •  gender and religion
  •  gender and literature
 
The conference is addressed to academics, researchers and professionals with a particular interest related to the conference topic. We invite proposals from various disciplines including history, sociology, political studies, anthropology, culture studies and literature. The language of the conference is English.
 
Proposals up to 250 words and a brief biographical note should be sent by 20 September, 2016 to:
Selected papers will be published in the post-conference volume.
 
Full registration fee – 70 EUR or 300 PLN          
Student registration fee – 50 EUR or 220 PLN
 
 
Conference Venue: As-Bud Conference Centre, Al. Jerozolimskie 81, Warsaw
Contact Info: 
Proposals up to 250 words and a brief biographical note should be sent by 20 September, 2016 to:

Dr Olena Lytovka olena.lytovka@irf-network.org.