The Margaret W. Moore and John M. Moore Research Fellowship promotes research during the academic year or summer months using the resources of the Friends Historical Library and/or the Swarthmore College Peace Collection, providing a stipend to support such research. See below to read about the past Moore Fellows. Strong preference will be given to projects making significant use of resources only available on site at Swarthmore College.
Women's Studies: an interdisciplinary journal invites submissions that work at the intersections of science studies, feminism, and cultural studies.
I am organizing a Special Session for the 2018 South Central Modern Language Association meeting to be held in San Antonio, Texas, 11-14 October 2018. I am hoping to find two more papers to fill this Special Session panel.
Papers for this panel will illustrate the diverse ways that women have found to participate in western and/or non-western religious practices across time and cultures.
The decree of the Head of State and Prime Minister granting full voting rights to all Polish citizens "without regard to sex/gender" issued in November 1918, was a milestone in the development of civic equality. It was also a special moment for women's emancipation movements, being at the same time the high point of their political efforts and the beginning of their socio-political participation as citizens with full rights of the newly recreated Polish state.
Assignments are still available for chapter-length contributions to Violence in American Society: An Encyclopedia of Trends, Problems, and Perspectives. Contributions will focus on the historical, cultural, and mediated aspects of various violent events and crimes, including specific entries on gun violence, sexual assault, terrorism and other key themes in American history.
CALL FOR PAPERS: INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON GENDER AND SEXUALITY IN ASIA (COGEN 2018)
Dates: November 12-14, 2018 | Venue: Monash University Malaysia | Abstract deadline: April 30, 2018
Contemporary religious actors and their significance in gender and sexuality justice in Asia
This volume examines the roles and contributions of civil society and social movements in terms of women and youth empowerment, freedom of expression, conflict resolution, the promotion of human rights and community peace-building. For this scope, it investigates the impact of civil society and social movements organizations on politics, power and their impact on social and political life. The book also analyses the extent to which the new information technologies are used by civil society and social movements for mobilizing as well as framing their political and social demands.
Call for Critical Abstracts and Creative Submissions: Revisiting the Elegy in the Black Lives Matter Era
The Kentucky Woman Suffrage Project invites partnerships and contributions to support the mission in celebrating the history of Kentucky and women's roles in fighting for voting rights.