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Women's Studies and Gender Studies Roundtable Discussion

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Wednesday, November 2, 2016 -
5:15pm to 6:30pm
Balliol College, Oxford, OX1 3BJ
Lecture Room 23

The Gender & Authority TORCH Network, in collaboration with the Centre for Gender, Identity, and Subjectivity, are hosting a roundtable discussion on the continuities, differences, and comparative advantages of framing one's research in terms of 'Gender studies' or 'Women's studies'. The roundtable, featuring speakers from a range of University of Oxford faculties, programmes, and research networks, will aim to address a series of questions on the methodological continuities, divergences and complementarity of 'Gender Studies' and 'Women's Studies'. Speakers will be invited to respond to a number of questions and the floor will be opened to further responses from attendants. The roundtable will be followed by a drinks reception at 6.45pm. This promises to be a great occasion to showcase research currently taking place in Oxford and also to encourage new connections and collaborations. All welcome.

Speakers

Joana Serrado, from the Centre for Gender, Identity & Subjectivity

Julia Mannherz, from the History Faculty

Maria Jaschok & Khin Mar Mar Kyi, from the International Gender Studies Centre

Lynn Robson, from the Mst in Women’s Studies Programme

Mara Keire, from the Rothermere American Institute

Alison Moulds, from the Women in Oxford’s History Podcast Series

Chairs

Adele Bardazzi, David Bowe, Natalya Din-Kariuki & Julia Hartley, Gender & Authority Research Network

Followed by drinks reception

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Contact name: 
Natalya Din Kariuki
Audience: 
Open to all