International Multidisciplinary Women's Congress (October 13-16, 2009)

full name / name of organization: 
Dokuz Eylul University, Faculty of Arts & Sciences, Izmir, TURKEY
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Please, note that abstracts of 300 words will be submitted electronically at our website at Deadline for submission of proposals is June 1, 2009.

The IMWC will take place at the Dokuz Eylul University in Turkey between October 13th and 16th, 2009 and the overarching theme for the Congress will be "Change and Empowerment."

The aim of the Congress is to foster communication and collaboration between academicians and to open up a discussion platform for the analysis, development, and exchange of ideas on the following Women-related main topics:

1. Women in Literature
2. Women in Religion and Philosophy
3. Feminisms
4. Women in Law
5. Women in Statistics
6. Women, Science and Technology
7. Women's Labour
8. Women and European Union
9. Women and Sexuality
10. Women and Translation
11. Women at Sea
12. Women and Language
13. Women and Education
14. Women and Migration
15. Women and Culture
16. Women and Health
17. Women and Politics
18. Women and History

The official languages of the congress are Turkish, English and German.

Congress Coordinator
Fusun Coban Doskaya