Welcome to the Centre for Feminist Research

The Centre for Feminist Research/ Le centre de recherches féministes promotes feminist activities and collaborative research at York University and works to establish research linkages between York scholars and local, national, international and transnational communities. Feminist research is conceived of in broad terms, as being concerned with issues of  women, gender, class, ‘race’, sexuality, ability and feminism.


Call for Nominations: Mary McEwan Memorial Award 2018-19 (November 25, 2019)


CFR and GFWS Present: "State Surveillance, Muslim Subjects and Islamophobia" Symposium + Annual GFWS Lecture with Dr. Nisha Kapoor (Dec 5, 2019)


Congratulations to the Joint Winners of the 2017-18 Mary McEwan Memorial Award, Dr. Nael Bhanji and Dr. Anna Rodrigues!


The 2018-19 CFR Annual Newsletter is now available.

The timeline of York University Women's Studies History, inception - 2011, created by Dr. Rusty Shteir with Nataly Kim and Tasia Alexopoulos.