The 5th Christina Conference on Gender Studies Feminist thought – politics of concepts 23-25 May 2013, University of Helsinki, Finland Call for papers The 5th Christina Conference on Gender Studies focuses on the role of concepts in feminist thought. Concepts are crucial in all research, and also often deeply political, as feminist scholarship creates and circulates conceptual innovations which transform social realities transnationally. The Organizing Committee invites abstracts for individual 20-minute presentations. Please submit your abstract of no more than 300 words and a brief biography (max. 100 words) via the electronic form. The deadline for submissions is 31 December 2012.
3rd European Conference on Politics and Gender 21-23 March 2013, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona Call for papers deadline: Proposals may be submitted from 1st June to 1st October 2012. Participants will be notified of the decision by 1st November 2012. Section calls: Click on a title to read that section’s call. 1. Social Movements and Civil Society 2. Political Participation and Representation 3. Governance, Institutions and Public Policy 4. Research Methods for Gender and Politics 5. European Union 6. Political Economy of Welfare and Labor 7. International Governance, Conflict and Development 8. Political Theory 9. Intersectionality, Citizenship and Multiculturalism 10. LGBTQI Rights, Sexuality and Politics