Author: Jessica Gagnon

Conference

CfP – GEA Conference 2019

With preparations well underway for the 2018 GEA conference at the University of Newcastle, Australia (for details, please see here), we now turn our attention to gearing up for GEA Conference 2019.
The Gender and Education Association are pleased to announce that their next international conference will be held in June 2019. The GEA executive committee welcome proposals […]

Photo by Ileana Jiménez‏ of a performance by Kranti Mumbai girls
Conference

Resistance, identities, and reducing pressure: Reflections on GEA Conference 2017

Resistance, identities, and reducing pressure: Reflections on GEA Conference 2017
by  Nicole Johnson, PhD Student, Open University of Catalonia
After enjoying the keynotes, sessions, and conversations at the 2017 GEA Conference, I found myself reflecting over the past month on the themes that emerged and impacted me. I’ve been sitting on this blog post, pondering, as […]

Cite Club

#FEAS Cite Club: Contesting family-based violence

Cite Club: Contesting family-based violence
by Kate Marston, GEA Social Media Intern
Feminist Educators Against Sexism (#FEAS) are an Australian-based, international feminist collective committed to developing interventions into sexism in the academy and other educational spaces. One of their most recent interventions is Cite Club, an e-mail group where #FEAS send their works to one another and […]

Issues

C2C: Raising a Generation of Hope

This post is part of our new Countdown to Conference (C2C) series. We would love to feature a brief blog post from you too! Visit our main Countdown to Conference page for details!
C2C: Raising a Generation of Hope:
Showcasing sisterhood among adolescent girls of color that transcends borders
by Nina Nagib
I am excited to join the GEA community […]

Issues

Introducing the new GEA Social Media Intern: Kate Marston

Hello! I’m Kate, the new Social Media Intern for the Gender and Education Association (GEA). As a Cardiff University PhD student concerned with the intersection of young people’s digital practices and relationship cultures, I am delighted to be contributing to GEA’s work eradicating sexism and gender inequality in and through education. Over the next few […]

Countdown to Conference

C2C: Learning from Across Borders

This post is part of our new Countdown to Conference (C2C) series. We would love to feature a brief blog post from you too! Visit our main Countdown to Conference page for details!
C2C: Learning from Across Borders: What Canadian Multiculturalism Teaches Us about Happiness
by Natalie Wall
Twitter: @mdximpact
When I was a little girl, my father told me […]

Cite Club

Introducing #FEAS Cite Club

Introducing #FEAS Cite Club
by Kate Marston, GEA Social Media Intern
The first rule of Cite Club is: You do talk about Cite Club! Feminist Educators Against Sexism (#FEAS) are an Australian-based, international feminist collective committed to developing interventions into sexism in the academy and other educational spaces. One of their most recent interventions is Cite Club, an […]