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Lives Outside the Lines: Gender and Genre in the Americas - A Symposium in Honour of Marlene Kadar, May 15-17

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 [...]

Summer Institute in Sexuality Studies (SISS) 2017 Public Events Schedule, June 5-9, 2017

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
12-1.30pm
519 Kaneff, YorkU

Lecture by Dr. [...]

Job Opportunity: Undergraduate Communications Research Assistant with CFR

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/
Job [...]

CFR Newsletter: Upcoming Events and Opportunities, April 17th, 2017

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EVENTS:

CFR Co-Sponsored: Forty Years of LGBTQ+ History Collection Launch: (April 23rd/17)

OPPORTUNITIES:

Undergraduate Communications Research Assistant with CFR (May 1st/17)

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ANNOUNCEMENTS:

YUBSA Video and Statement on Anti-Black Racism at York:
Demeter Press is Honoured to Announce the Upcoming Publication of After the Happily Ever After: Empowering Women & Mothers in Relationships:
Summer hours in the York University Gender, [...]

CFR Newsletter: Upcoming Events and Opportunities, April 3rd, 2017

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ANNOUNCEMENTS:

CFR Research Associate Carl James receives FGS Teaching Award:

EVENTS:

CFR Presents: CFR Trans Studies Conference Preliminary Meet and Greet: (April 12th/17)
CFR Co-Sponsored: Forty Years of LGBTQ+ History Collection Launch: (April 23rd/17)

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Touch One Touch All: Arrest of activist in the Tambourine Army in Jamaica:
Sign up for the Black Creek Food Justice Network Newsletter – [...]

CFR Newsletter: Upcoming Events and Opportunities, March 20th, 2017

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ANNOUNCEMENTS:
1. CFR 2017-2018 Visiting Scholar position in Sexuality Studies, York University:
EVENTS:
1. CFR Co-Sponsored: Empowering Women and Girls in Mining Communities in Mozambique. Talk by Terezinha da Silva. (March 20th/17)
2. CFR Presents: Queer Ethnography?: Theory, Practice and Ethics Graduate Student Workshop with Drs. Dai Kojima and David K. Seitz: (March 21st/17)
3. CFR Co-Sponsored: [...]

Academics for Peace-Toronto Solidarity Message

We, Academics for Peace-Toronto, are writing regarding a fundraising campaign to support academics in Turkey who have been removed from their university posts either after signing the peace petition or due to a general political oppositional stance.
As you may already know, there have been several crackdowns on academics in Turkey. Many have been detained, jailed, [...]

CFR Newsletter: Upcoming Events and Opportunities, March 6th, 2017

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ANNOUNCEMENTS:
1. Resources for finding academic and non-academic jobs/fellowships in gender, and sexuality studies, humanities and social sciences:
EVENTS:
1. CFR Co-Sponsored: Empowering Women and Girls in Mining Communities in Mozambique. Talk by Terezinha da Silva. (March 20th/17)
2. CFR Presents: Queer Ethnography?: Theory, Practice and Ethics Graduate Student Workshop with Drs. Dai Kojima and David [...]

CFR Newsletter: Upcoming Events and Opportunities, February 21st, 2017

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EVENTS:

CFR Co-Sponsored: New Frontiers Conference & Dr. Eric H. Cline's Keynote: (February 23rd/17-February 25th/17)
CFR Presents: "Contesting Neoliberalism, Relinquishing Respectability" Talk with Dr David K. Seitz: (March 1st/17)
CFR Presents: Deleuze and Guattari, Feminism and Queer Theory: An Introductory Workshop: (March 7th/17)
CFR Presents: CFR Trans Studies Conference Preliminary Meet and Greet: (April 12th/17)

CALLS:

CFR Presents- [...]