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Time and place: Dec. 6, 2019 12:30 PM4:00 PM, Gaustadalléen 30D: Møterom 420

This seminar includes a public lecture, titled Food-getting, Water-carrying, Waste-picking: Women’s Work and Ecology in World Literature, by Sharae Deckard (University College Dublin). The lecture is followed by a structured roundtable with Treasa De Loughry (University of Exeter), Amy Rushton (Nottingham Trent University), Kate Houlden (Anglia Ruskin University) and Libe García Zarranz (NTNU), and chaired by Sorcha Gunne (STK). 

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Time and place: Nov. 6, 2019 3:15 PM5:00 PM, Gaustadalléen 30C: Styrerommet 213

As part of the seminar series Boys, Men and Masculinities (Gutter, menn og maskuliniteter), we invite you to the seminar Dominant Narratives of Masculinities within Educational Contexts with Professor Adam Howard (Colby College). The seminar is organized by the Centre for Gender Research in cooperation with The Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences (Front2 project on gender balance).

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Time and place: Sep. 26, 2019 2:00 PM5:00 PM, NEMKO: Styrerommet 213 (241)

This seminar focus on Kurdish women's lives and activism, in Kurdistan and in the diaspora. Although Kurdish women's movements have existed in the different regions of Kurdistan for many decades, relatively little attention has been given to their history and dynamics. This seminar brings together three academics who have done research on Kurdish women from three different regions: Minoo Alinia  for Iraq, Nerina Weiss for Turkey, and Wendelmoet Hamelink for Syria. 

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Time and place: Sep. 10, 2019Sep. 13, 2019, NEMKO: Styrerommet 213 (241)

The Centre for Gender Research, in collaboration with the Department of Sociology and Human Geography, offers a PhD-course led by Professor Lois McNay, exploring key topics in the social theories of Pierre Bourdieu, Michel Foucault and Axel Honneth.

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Time and place: June 5, 2019 3:00 PM5:00 PM, PRIO, Hausmanns gate 3

The seminar will start off with an introduction by Professor Jacqui True, co-editor of the handbook and Director of Monash GPS , followed by a panel discussion (panelists to be announced). Inger Skjelsbæk (STK), Torunn L. Tryggestad and Louise Olsson (PRIO) have contributed to the handbook. At the event you will get the opportunity to meet them and other Norwegian contributors to the handbook.

Time and place: May 6, 2019May 8, 2019, PRIO, Hausmanns gate 3, Oslo

The Research School on Peace and Conflict invites applications for the PhD-course Gender, Peace and Conflict to take place at PRIO in Oslo on 6-8 May 2019. The deadline for applications is 6 March 2019.

Time and place: Feb. 28, 2019 4:00 PM6:00 PM, Domus Academica: Theologisk eksamenssal

STK celebrates its latest addition, Professor Inger Skjelsbæk, with an inaugural lecture under the title Conflict Related Sexual Violence in Research and Policy: Mapping out a knowledge field.

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Time and place: Feb. 7, 2019 1:00 PM5:00 PM, Dragonen, Sprängkullsgatan 19, Gothenburg

Welcome to an afternoon of talks and discussion on groundbreaking developments in diplomacy and peace processes with a focus on gender justice: What is a feminist foreign policy, and does it work? What difference does the entry of women into diplomacy make? How do international efforts address sexualized violence in conflict?

Time and place: Nov. 15, 2018 8:00 AM10:00 AM, Kverneland, Litteraturhuset

This seminar is organized by STK in collaboration with Kilden kjønnsforksning.no og FOKUS - Forum for Women and Development. 

Time and place: Oct. 23, 2018 1:00 PM2:00 PM, NEMKO 420, Gaustadalleen 30D
Time and place: Oct. 9, 2018 2:00 PM5:00 PM, NEMKO 320, Gaustadalleen 30D

In this workshop, Wendelmoet Hamelink will present the first finds of her Marie Curie research project IMEX, which investigates images, experiences and memories of Syrian Kurdish women in exile. The finds will be presented in dialogue with Nerina Weiss and Iffit Qureshi.

Time and place: Sep. 19, 2018 12:00 PMSep. 20, 2018 5:00 PM, Loftet, Professorboligen

This symposium, dedicated to the scholarship of our newly appointed Professor II, Lois McNay, aims to explore the potentials and challenges of McNay’s scholarship, to revitalize and further develop feminist theorizing grounded in the lived experience of structural oppression in neoliberal capitalist society.

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Time and place: Sep. 14, 2018Sep. 16, 2018, McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research, Downing Street, Cambridge, CB2 3ER

This session, dedicated to gender studies in archaeology, is the result of conversations that have commenced between scholars of gender studies and Egyptology from the University of Oslo (STK) and the University of Oxford, and is part of the Cambridge Annual Student Archaeology Conference.

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Time and place: Apr. 26, 2018 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Domus Theologica: Auditorium U40

Welcome to guest lecture with professor Ellen Lewin (University of Iowa): “Just as I Am”: Revealing Authentic Selves in the Fellowship of Affirming Ministries.

All welcome!

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Time and place: Apr. 10, 2018 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Sophus Bugges hus: Seminarrom 3

Welcome to the 4th queer seminar this spring: Constructing the "Genuine" Refugee with Dr Deniz Akin from NTNU.

The presentation will be in English

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Time and place: Mar. 21, 2018 4:15 PM6:00 PM, Sophus Bugges hus Seminarrom 3

Welcome to Queer seminars with Chuyan QIU, Master from the Department of culture studies and oriental languages, University of Oslo.

This presentation is based on Qiu’s recent MA dissertation on the phenomenon of gay-lesbian contract marriage in urban China

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Time and place: Jan. 24, 2018 4:15 PM6:00 PM, Sophus Bugges hus: Seminarrom 2

Eli Melby vant Våg å vite-prisen for masteroppgaven "Identity Struggles: LHBT Activism in Morocco" i kategorien "sosiologi, samfunnsgeografi, utviklingsstudier, sosialantropologi og OLA" i 2017. Hun kommer til Skeiv seminarrekke for å presentere sine funn.

Time and place: Aug. 27, 2017 3:00 PMAug. 30, 2017 12:30 PM, University of Oslo

This conference is hosted by The Centre for Gender Research at the University of Oslo and is the 6th conference of the Sino-Nordic Women and Gender Studies Conference Series.

Time and place: Dec. 7, 2016Dec. 9, 2016, Sundvolden hotel

The course is organised by the National research School in Gender Studies in  collaboration with gender research centers and communities in Norway.

Registration by 15 October 2016 (to be announced at KILDENs website)

Time and place: Oct. 5, 2016 9:00 AMOct. 7, 2016 2:00 PM, Rom 420 Gaustadalleen 30 D (Nemkobygget)

The Centre for Gender Research at the University of Oslo is proud to offer a PhD-course with professor Nancy Fraser this autumn. Nancy Fraser is a Henry A. & Louise Loeb Professor of Political & Social Science at The New School for Social Research and professor II at Centre for Gender Research (STK), University of Oslo.

Time and place: Sep. 11, 2016 3:00 PMSep. 13, 2016 1:00 PM, Philippos Hotel, 3 Mitseon Street, Athens, Greece

The Norwegian Institute at Athens, in collaboration with the Centre for Gender Research, University of Oslo, gather scholars to revisit and renew models and understandings of textual, visual and material representations of sex/gender in the ancient world.

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Time and place: Mar. 3, 2015 10:00 AMMar. 4, 2015 4:00 PM, STK, Rom 420, NEMKO-bygget

This PhD course will explore the history of the concept of relationality and its contemporary uses across a number of fields.

Course leader: Sasha Roseneil, Professor II, STK

Free entrance and open for (extended registration to February, 25).