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CFR Newsletter: Upcoming Events and Opportunities: October 26th, 2017

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EVENTS:

CFR Co-Sponsored: Life on the line: Women Strike at Eaton’s 1984-85 (October 27th/17)
CFR and YCAR Present: Book Launch of Vanaja Dhruvarajan’s “Crossing the Laxman Rekha" (November 8th/17)
CFR Co-Sponsored: Indo-Caribbean Feminist Thought. Genealogies, Theories, Enactments (November 15th/17)

CALLS:

Call for Papers: Trans Matters- Interdisciplinary Trans Studies Graduate Student Conference (Deadline: November 10th/17)

OPPORTUNITIES:

Call for Committee Members: [...]

CFR Newsletter: Upcoming Events and Opportunities, October 12th, 2017

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EVENTS:

CFR co-sponsored: Radical Black Political Thought in the 20th and 21st Centuries (October 19th /17)
CFR Presents: Women, Men, and Plants in 19th-Century Canada: New Resources, New Perspectives (October 19th-20th/17)
CFR Co-Sponsored: Against Islamophobia Panel Discussion (October 23rd/17)

CALLS:

Call for Papers: Trans Matters- Interdisciplinary Trans Studies Graduate Student Conference (Deadline: November 10th/17)

OPPORTUNITIES:

Call for Committee [...]

CFR Newsletter: Upcoming Events and Opportunities, September 28th, 2017

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EVENTS:
1. CFR co-sponsored: Radical Black Political Thought in the 20th and 21st Centuries (October 19th /17)
2. CFR Presents: Women, Men, and Plants in 19th-Century Canada workshop (October 19th-20th/17)
3. CFR Co-Sponsored: Against Islamophobia Panel Discussion (October 23rd/17)
CALLS:
1. Call for Committee Members: Interdisciplinary Trans Studies Graduate Student Conference (Deadline: October 27th/17)
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ANNOUNCEMENTS:
1. Book Announcement: A [...]

Call for Papers: Interdisciplinary Trans Studies Graduate Student Conference TRANS MATTERS

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
Website: http://cfr.info.yorku.ca/trans-studies-conference-2018/
Keynote Speakers: Professor Jin Haritaworn (York University) and [...]

CFR Newsletter: Upcoming Events and Opportunities, September 13th, 2017

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EVENTS:

CFR Presents: From Resistance to “Reconciliation”: Ruminations on Decolonization from a Feminist Metis Academic (October 5th/17)
CFR co-sponsored: Radical Black Political Thought in the 20th and 21st Centuries (October 19th /17)

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ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Deadlines and Process: Requests for York University Partnership on SSHRC Partnership and Partnership Development Grants
Participate in a study investigating the experiences of Caribbean [...]

CFR Newsletter: Upcoming Events and Opportunities, August 31st, 2017

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OPPORTUNITIES:

Graduate Student Positions on CFR Executive Committee -- Call for Applications (2 Positions) (Deadline: Sept 7th/17)

 
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ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Demeter Press is Honoured to Announce the Official Release of Mothers in Public and Political Life, Edited by Simone Bohn and Pınar Melis Yelsalı Parmaksız (August 2017)
The Psychology's Feminist Voices Announces the Launch of their 7-video series: Gender Matters: Using [...]

CFR biweekly newsletter returns for Fall 2017!

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 cfr@yorku.ca by [...]

Envisioning Global LGBT Human Rights project at Canada Pride Human Rights conference

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 [...]

Job Opportunity: CUPE 3903 Unit 3 Graduate Assistant position with CFR, Fall 2017

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
HOURS: 135
ASSIGNMENTS: 0.5
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 [...]