CFP : Genders through time

Publié le 30 août 2017 par Institut du Genre

Call for Abstracts DL 7 September 2017 / Kutsu työryhmiin

Annual Gender Studies Conference in Finland, November 23–25 2017, University of Jyväskylä, Finland, abstracts before 7 September 2017.

This year’s theme is Sukupuolten ajat – Genders through time – Genus i tiden

23–25.11.2017 / November 23–25 2017
Jyväskylän yliopisto / University of Jyväskylä, Finland

Päivien nettisivut / Official website

More information and contact details for all working groups

WORKING GROUPS accepting propositions in English :

10. Boys and Boyhoods from Past to Present and Future / Pojat ja poikuudet menneisyydestä nykyisyyteen ja tulevaisuuden odotuksiin

13. Theories, Tools and Futures of Activisms / Aktivismien teoriat, työkalut ja tulevaisuudet

28. Tackling with Temporalities, Cultures and Locations of ’Gender’ and ’Development’ : From Global Sisterhood to Queer Dystopias

29. Time and Temporality in Migration Control : Intersectional Perspectives

30. Gender Issues in Sport, Exercise, and Physical Education

31. Feminist and Posthumanist Worldings of Science Fact and Fiction in the Anthropocene

32. Gender, Language and the Shifting Rationalities of Work

33. Genders and Working Life at Different Phases of Life

34. Genders through Times in Historical Sources

35. Gender, Sexuality and the Politics of Memory

36. Politics of Masculinity and/or Femininity in Different Times and Places

37. Feminist Colour-IN : A Practice-Based Workshop (open for all, no abstract needed)

38. Wise Women and the Myth of Gynocide. The Witchcraft Narrative and its Impact on the European Women’s Movement (closed, scheduled papers)

39. Trade, Business and Gender during the Early Modern Period (closed, scheduled papers)


Abstracts (250–300 words) for oral workshop presentations should be send no later than 7 September 2017 to the workshop coordinators by email. Please include the title of your presentations, your name, email address and university or other institutional affiliation. Authors of accepted abstracts will be notified 9 October 2017.

The language of the workshop may be Finnish, English or both (please look at the workshop description). Given the multilingual nature of the conference, we strongly encourage all participants to use presentation slides and other visual aids in order to allow participants to follow presentation argumentation as easily as possible. Comments and questions may be in either Finnish, Swedish or English.

Welcome to Jyväskylä ! / Tervetuloa Jyväskylään !

Email for general information on the conference : spt2017[at]