Concourse: 05/12/17


Friday, May 12, 2017

 International Conference on Gender Studies-2017

“Identity, Alterity and Gender Normativity”

1-2 December 2017 – Cambridge, UK

organised by

Interdisciplinary Research Foundation


London Centre for Interdisciplinary Research

Call For Papers

The conference seeks to explore the past and current status of men and women around the world, to examine the ways in which society is shaped by gender and to situate gender in relation to the full scope of human affairs.

Papers are invited on topics related, but not limited, to:
  •  gender equality
  •  women’s rights and women’s history
  •  gender and education
  •  women and leadership
  •  women’s and men’s health
  •  gender and sexuality
  •  gender and religion
  •  gender and literature.

The conference is addressed to academics, researchers and professionals with a particular interest related to the conference topic. We invite proposals from various disciplines including history, sociology, political studies, anthropology, culture studies and literature. The language of the conference is English.

Proposals up to 250 words and a brief biographical note should be sent by 31 August, 2017 to:
Dr Olena Lytovka Download Paper proposal form.

Standard registration fee – 160 GBP               Student registration fee – 140 GBP

Conference venue:
The University Centre
Granta Place
Cambridge CB2 1RU, UK