FEMINIST SYMPOSIUM: Boundaries, Bodies, and Dissidence March 29, 2013 (Submission Deadline February 1st 2013)
FEMINIST SYMPOSIUM: Boundaries, Bodies, and Dissidence: Negotiating New Spaces of Feminist Knowledge on March 29, 2013
Florida Atlantic University's Women's Studies Graduate Student Association in collaboration with the Center for Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies proudly presents FAU's 15th Annual Women's Studies Graduate Student Association Symposium.
We welcome scholarly work by graduate students from all disciplines. We hope to encourage lively debate about issues of common interest and encourage further work in the fields of gender and women's studies issues.
This symposium is an opportunity for graduate students to present their ongoing work, thesis proposals or research papers.
Graduate students in the Visual and Performing Arts are invited to submit proposals for exhibits or creative performances.
To apply, please submit a one-page abstract which includes:
(1) A brief description of the proposed topic
(2) An explanation of how the topic relates to Women's Studies
scholarship or issues of feminist analysis
(3) A thesis statement
Individual or collective submissions are welcome. Please include your name, address, telephone number, e-mail, institutional affiliation and the title of your paper at the top of the page. Final decisions on the submitted abstracts will be sent no later than February 22, 2013.
All abstracts must be received by Friday, February 1, 2013.
Abstract submissions should be sent via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information, contact Renata Bozzetto at email@example.com
The conference is open to the public. Arrangements concerning refreshments and guest speakers are pending.
Please join us in celebrating the 15th Anniversary of the WSGSA Symposium!
We welcome papers on the following topics including, but not limited to:
Global Feminist Issues,
Diaspora and Politics of Exile
Women's Studies and
Feminist Cultural Studies
Media and Popular
Feminist Critical Race
Feminist Approaches to
Science, Spirituality, Militarism,
Families, Reproduction, Labor,
Health or Violence