CALL FOR PAPERS: TRANS MATTERS
Interdisciplinary Trans Studies Graduate Student Conference
Centre for Feminist Research
April 26-27, 2018
DEADLINE EXTENDED TO FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 2017 – APPLY NOW!
Trans Matters: An Interdisciplinary Trans Studies Graduate Student Conference
Hosted by the Centre for Feminist Research at York University
April 26-27, 2018 – Toronto, Canada
Keynote Speakers: Professor Jin Haritaworn (York University) and [...]
The CFR biweekly newsletter will resume its circulation for the Fall/Winter 2017-18 semesters starting next week.
We welcome submissions of all relevant Calls, upcoming conferences, workshop & events, job and academic opportunities, and other announcements.
If you would like to have your announcement included in the next CFR newsletter, please submit in text format to firstname.lastname@example.org by [...]
The Centre for Feminist Research is looking for two Graduate Students to join its Executive Committee for the 2017-2018 year.
The Executive Committee is responsible for matters of regular management of the Centre and serves in a consultative and monitoring capacity in relation to the Director (and any Associate Directors).
The Executive meets at least once [...]
CFR-housed Envisioning Global LGBT Human Rights Project will be giving three presentations at the upcoming Canada Pride Human Rights Conference, LGBTTIQA2S Lives: Our Struggles, Our Victories, Our Challenges, in Montreal, August 15-17. The conference website is at the following link: http://www.fiertemontrealpride.com/en/conference2017/
workshop/panel: Envisioning Global LGBT Human Rights: (Neo)colonialism, Neoliberalism, Resistance and Hope, Thursday, August 17, 10:15 am to 11:30 am. Speakers: Frank Mugisha, Jane Thirikwa Wothaya, Guillit Amakobe [...]
YORK UNIVERSITY OFFICE OF THE DEAN
CUPE 3903 POSITION POSTING
CUPE UNIT: UNIT 3
FACULTY: LA&PS / Dean Office
SESSION: Fall / Winter 2017-2018
POSITION: Graduate Assistant
SUPERVISOR: Rusty Shteir
START DATE: September 01, 2017
END DATE: December 31, 2017
RESPONSIBILITIES: Organizational, administrative and logistical support to symposium "Women, men, and plants in 19th-century Canada: new resources, new perspectives," October [...]
The Centre for Feminist Research is proud to publish the Challenging Trafficking in Canada: Policy Brief edited by Dr. Kamala Kempadoo and Nicole McFadyen (coordinators), Phillip Pilon, Andrea Sterling and Alex Mackenzie (2017).
Challenging Trafficking in Canada presents information about human trafficking interventions as they impact sex workers, Indigenous women, migrants, youth, and other marginalized groups.
Drawing from established research [...]
The Centre for Feminist Research is proud to announce the winners of the 2014-15 and the 2015-16 Mary McEwan Memorial Award competition, Dr. Helene Vosters and Dr. Veronika Novoselova!
2014-15 Award Recipient:
Dr. Helene Vosters
“Good Mourning Canada? Canadian Military Commemoration and its Lost Subjects”
Using the Highway of Heroes as a point of departure, “Good Mourning Canada? Canadian Military Commemoration [...]
International Auto/Biography Association Chapter of the Americas conference
Lives Outside the Lines: Gender and Genre in the Americas
A Symposium in Honour of Marlene Kadar
Presented by the Centre for Feminist Research
ALL SESSIONS ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
For the full program with further event information, please see: https://iaba-americas.org/future-conferences/
Please find locations on the York - Keele campus [...]
The Centre for Feminist Research at York University presents:
Summer Institute in Sexuality Studies (SISS) 2017
Perversion at the Crossroads of Critical Race Studies, Psychoanalysis, and Queer Theory
Public Events Schedule
Lecture by Dr. Aparna Mishra Tarc - “Pedagogy and the perverse in Toni Morrison’s God Help the Child”
Introduced by Toby Wiggins
Monday, June 5, 2017
519 Kaneff, YorkU
Lecture by Dr. [...]
Job Opportunity: Undergraduate Communications Research Assistant with the Centre for Feminist Research, York University
Applications accepted until: May 8, 2017
Duration: Summer 2017
Approximate hours per week: 5-7
Job type: Part-time, on campus, Work/Study
Hourly wage: $16/hr
Eligibility: This position is for undergraduate students. Please make sure you are eligible for RAY and W/S positions before applying - thank you. http://sfs.yorku.ca/aid/sfp/