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CFR Newsletter: Upcoming Events and Opportunities, January 11th, 2018

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EVENTS:
1. CFR Presents: BOOK LAUNCH! The Equity Myth: Racialization and Indigeneity at Canadian Universities (January 12th/18)
2. CFR Co-Sponsored: School of Gender, Sexuality and Women's Studies Anniversary: Feminist Times, Feminist Futures (January 16th/18)
3. CFR Presents: 2018 Business and Society Forum: Black Women Resisting Social & Business Exclusion in France, Canada and Brazil (February [...]

CFR Newsletter: Upcoming Events and Opportunities, December 7th, 2017

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ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Congratulations to CFR Research Associate Kamala Kampadoo on winning the 2017 Distinguished Scientific Achievement Award!
CFR office half-day closure: December 7th, 2017
CFR office holiday closure: December 15, 2017 to January 2, 2018 inclusive

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ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Reminder: Increase to provincial minimum wage
New Canadian book on gender equity and gender transformative practice: Gender Unchained
Demeter Press is Honoured to [...]

Congratulations to CFR Research Associate Kamala Kampadoo on winning the 2017 Distinguished Scientific Achievement Award!

 Social Science Professor honoured for 20 years of studying sexuality
The Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality (SSSS) honoured Social Science Professor Kamala Kempadoo with the 2017 Distinguished Scientific Achievement Award. The SSSS presented the award to Kempadoo on November 12 in Atlanta, Georgia, during the society’s 60th anniversary celebration.

Dr. Kamala Kempadoo
The award recognizes Kempadoo [...]

Introducing CFR Visiting Postdoctoral Scholar Dr. Audrey Rousseau

Please join us in welcoming Dr. Audrey Rousseau (Sociology, University of Ottawa, 2017) to the Centre for Feminist Research as a Visiting Postdoctoral Scholar. Audrey specializes in the politics of memory, indigenous studies, women's experience of oppression, and digital storytelling. Her doctoral dissertation, “Thinking the conflict of interpretations: Experiences of remembrance in relation to horizons [...]

CFR Newsletter: Upcoming Events and Opportunities: November 23rd, 2017

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ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Introducing CFR Visiting Postdoctoral Scholar Dr. Audrey Rousseau.

CALLS:

Call for Papers: Trans Matters- Interdisciplinary Trans Studies Graduate Student Conference (Extended Deadline: November 24th/17)

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ANNOUNCEMENTS:
1. Practicing Inclusive Language
EVENTS:

Masc Off: Talking Masculinity and Ending Gender Based Violence Shad, Ian Campeau, Tiq Milan, Courtney Skye, Farrah Khan with Jenn Hollett Tickets (November 27th/17)
The Cultural Construction of Sexuality [...]

CFR Newsletter: Upcoming Events and Opportunities: November 9th, 2017

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ANNOUNCEMENTS:
1. CFR Coordinator away November 13-16. 2017
EVENTS:
1. CFR Co-Sponsored: Moving Images: Visual Storytelling and Transnational Filipino Family Reunification (November 13th/17)
2. CFR Co-Sponsored: Alula for Posterity: Autobiography of Translation (November 14th/17)
3. CFR Co-Sponsored: Indo-Caribbean Feminist Thought. Genealogies, Theories, Enactments (November 15th/17)
4. CFR and CRS Present: Challenging Trafficking in Canada Policy Brief Launch (November [...]

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 [...]