Feminist Teaching (through) Emotions, Feelings and Affects (ATGENDER Spring Conference)

Deadline: 21/01/2019

The 2019 edition of the ATGENDER Spring Conference is dedicated to emotions, feelings and affects. The conference seeks to stimulate active and reciprocal exchanges between educators, students, graduates, researchers, activists and those professionally engaged with gender studies and intersectional feminist research and practices. We invite those interested in feminist debates and practices of teaching gender in and beyond Europe to join us in a series of exciting streams and events.

We welcome different formats (such as papers, panels, roundtables and workshops).

For individual presentations, please submit a proposal in the following format:

  • Title and abstract (200 words max.)
  • Autobiographical blurb (75 words max.)

For panels, roundtables and workshops, please submit a proposal in the following format:

  • Type of activity: Roundtable/Workshop/Panel or else 
  • Title and abstract (350 words max.)
  • Autobiographical blurbs of participant(s) (75 words max. each)

Please submit your proposal for individual presentations or group formats by January 11th 2019 to atgender2019@espora.es. Proposals must be sent in a single file as an attachment (Word Doc). Acceptance notifications will be sent during the first week of February.

At the moment of submitting your proposal, it is possible to apply for one of the travel grants that ATGENDER has made available for students and/or unemployed people who cannot cover the travel/accommodation costs and registration fees. To apply, please send a short statement of motivation (10 lines max.) in a separate document, explaining why you should be awarded with a travel and accommodation grant.

The working language of the conference will be English, but a limited number of proposals in Spanish will be also taken into account.

Venue: University of Oviedo. Facultad de Comercio, Turismo y Ciencias Sociales Jovellanos, Gijón, Asturias, Spain.

Organizers: University of Oviedo, AUDEM, Espora, ATGENDER.

Call for papers - pdf

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