Inaugurele rede Prof. dr. Marieke van den Brink

Inaugurele rede Prof. dr. Marieke van den Brink

Professor Marieke van den Brink, hoogleraar aan de Radboud Universiteit, Faculteit der Sociale Wetenschappen met de leeropdracht Gender & Diversity zal in een academische zitting op vrijdag 19 mei 2017 om 15:45 uur precies haar ambt aanvaarden, met het uitspreken van haar rede getiteld: “De zevenkoppige draak van ongelijkheid: Heldinnen en hindernissen in de queeste naar inclusiviteit“. De academische zitting vindt plaats in...

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PhD Defense Gianmaria Colpani on the transformations of queer theory in times of homonormativity, homonationalism, and sexual imperialism

PhD Defense Gianmaria Colpani on the transformations of queer theory in times of homonormativity, homonationalism, and sexual imperialism

On 19 May Gianmaria Colpani will defend his PhD thesis. In his dissertation, Gianmaria explores the transformations of the field of queer theory in times of neoliberalism, homonormativity, homonationalism, and sexual imperialism. He focuses especially on the formation of queer of color and queer diasporic critique and on the emergence of a “Marxist renaissance” within the field.   The transformations affecting both the field of...

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Doing Gender Lecture & CFP two-day Masterclass Lynne Huffer

Doing Gender Lecture & CFP two-day Masterclass Lynne Huffer

The Netherlands Research School of Gender Studies in cooperation with the Graduate Gender Programme (GGeP) at Utrecht University organises the seventeenth round of the DOING GENDER Lecture Series. These lectures stress the importance of doing gender work combined with an active involvement in the practice of gender theory and research. The concept of DOING GENDER supports a hands-on approach to gender issues in the sense of social and political...

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PhD Defense Heather Hermant on 18th century ‘multicrosser’ Esther Brandeau/Jacques La Fargue

PhD Defense Heather Hermant on 18th century ‘multicrosser’ Esther Brandeau/Jacques La Fargue

On 26 April 2017 Heather Hermant will defend her PhD thesis. In her dissertation, Hermant complicates eighteenth century crossdressing and argues for an intersectional approach to retell colonial era stories of transgression in service of queer, feminist and decolonial worldmaking!The argument is performed through attention to the case of Esther Brandeau/Jacques La Fargue, known as the first or among the first Jewish people to arrive to...

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Doing Gender Lecture by Prof. Roderick A. Ferguson and Dr. Rahul Rao

Doing Gender Lecture by Prof. Roderick A. Ferguson and Dr. Rahul Rao

The Netherlands Research School of Gender Studies in cooperation with the Graduate Gender Programme (GGeP) at Utrecht University organises the seventeenth round of the DOING GENDER Lecture Series. These lectures stress the importance of doing gender work combined with an active involvement in the practice of gender theory and research. The concept of DOING GENDER supports a hands-on approach to gender issues in the sense of social and political...

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Doing Gender Lecture by Ashok Mathur

Doing Gender Lecture by Ashok Mathur

The Netherlands Research School of Gender Studies in cooperation with the Graduate Gender Programme (GGeP) at Utrecht University organises the seventeenth round of the DOING GENDER Lecture Series. These lectures stress the importance of doing gender work combined with an active involvement in the practice of gender theory and research. The concept of DOING GENDER supports a hands-on approach to gender issues in the sense of social and political...

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