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CFR Girlhood Studies research cluster: inaugural meeting reminder and agenda (April 29, 2019)

GIRLHOOD STUDIES @ York University
INAUGURAL MEETING
APRIL 29TH, 2019 10 am
Join us for Coffee and Conversation
Faculty and Students Welcome!
STONG COLLEGE - MASTER’S DINING HALL 
Agenda

Coffee and Welcome
Introductions/Sharing Areas of Scholarship/Activism/Engagement/Background working with girls
Brainstorming/Exploring Opportunities
Becoming a Research Cluster with the Centre for Feminist Research
Other Opportunities
Building our Presence @ YorkU
Creation of a Website listing faculty, graduate students, projects, initiatives, [...]

Call for Applications: Visiting Scholar in Sexuality Studies, 2019-2020 (May 1, 2019 deadline)

York University
Call for Applications
Visiting Scholar in Sexuality Studies, 2019-2020
The Sexuality Studies Program is pleased to announce a Visiting Scholar position in partnership with the Centre for Feminist Research (CFR) at York University for the 2019-2020 academic year. We invite applicants who will have acquired a doctorate in sexuality studies and/or transgender studies by September 2019 [...]

CFR Research Associate Caroline Shenaz Hossein wins Suraj Mal and Shyama Devi Agarwal Book Prize

Via YFile: https://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2019/04/01/professor-caroline-shenaz-hossein-earns-award-for-book-politicized-microfinance-money-power-and-violence-in-the-black-americas/ 
The International Association for Feminist Economics announces that the winner of the inaugural Suraj Mal and Shyama Devi Agarwal Book Prize is Politicized Microfinance: Money, Power and Violence in the Black Americas by Caroline Shenaz Hossein. (Publisher: University of Toronto Press.)
This innovative book is a pioneering analysis of how microfinance is shaped by deeply [...]

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

The Centre for Feminist Research is proud to announce the joint winners of the 2017-18 Mary McEwan Memorial Award competition, Dr. Nael Bhanji and Dr. Anna Rodrigues!

Dr. Nael Bhanji is the 2018-2019 Visiting Scholar in Sexuality Studies at the Centre for Feminist Research at York University and a lecturer at Carleton University. Drawing upon critical race [...]

CFR Newsletter: Upcoming Events and Opportunities, March 28, 2019

CENTRE FOR FEMINIST RESEARCH
ANNOUNCEMENTS:
1.    Support for REC statement on incident of racist Islamophobic incitement
2.    CFR Research Associate Roberta Buiani: Evolution- Exhibition and Panel Discussion (March 29, 2019)
EVENTS:
1.    CFR Presents: "Contesting Conceptions of the LGBTQ+ Community at Hong Kong Migrants Pride” By Dr. Daniel Conway (March 29, 2019)
2.    The Centre for Feminist Research Presents: Second [...]

CFR Newsletter: Upcoming Events and Opportunities, March 14, 2019

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ANNOUNCEMENTS: 

CFR Research Associate Roberta Buiani: Superorganism City - A Lecture, A Workshop and a Collective Experiment Exploring Art, Biology and Urbanism (March 27, 2019)
CFR Research Associate Roberta Buiani: Evolution- Exhibition and Panel Discussion (March 29, 2019)

EVENTS:

CFR Co-Sponsored: Ontario MENA Network Presents: Ethnographies and Political Terrain in the MENA (March 15, 2019)
CFR Presents: [...]

Upcoming Events and Opportunities, February 28, 2019

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EVENTS:
1. The Centre for Feminist Research Presents: Twenty Years of Looking White People in the Eye- Lecture by Sherene H. Razack, Distinguished Professor and Penny Kanner Chair in Gender Studies, UCLA (March 18, 2019, 2:30-4:30, Founders Assembly Hall/152 Founders College)
2. CFR Presents: "Contesting Queer Exclusion: Intersectionality and Marginality in Hong Kong (LGBTQ+) [...]

Upcoming Events and Opportunities, February 14, 2019

CENTRE FOR FEMINIST RESEARCH
EVENTS:
1. CFR Co-Sponsored: GLRC International Graduate Student Symposium 2019 (Feb 21-22, 2019)
2. CFR Co-Sponsored: New Frontiers Graduate Conference in History 2019: Reclaiming Histories: Discourses of Colonization, Reconciliation, And Recolonization (Feb 21-23, 2019)
3. CFR Presents: "A Piece of Paradise" Film screening and Q&A with Cast and Director Patrick Alcedo (Feb 25, 2019)
4. CFR [...]