CALL FOR PROPOSALS
The Gender and Education Association are pleased to announce that their next international interim conference will be held in June 2016. The GEA executive committee welcome proposals to host the interim conference from higher education institutions across national contexts and from conference teams spanning a variety of academic disciplines, theoretical backgrounds and fields.
Formally established in 2002 (and launched on International Women’s Day that year), the Gender and Education Association (GEA) works to challenge and eradicate sexism and gender inequality within and through education. GEA is based in the UK, but has an Executive Committee with representation from other parts of the world and hundreds of international members.
We are pleased to announce the following calls for papers; all three are fantastic opportunities and promise to be exciting events!
1. Neoliberalism, work and gender education (deadline for abstracts is 6 July)
NGEW FINAL CALL WITH EXTENSION FOR GEA
2. Distance learning (deadline for abstracts is 10 July)
CFP DE FINAL WITH EXTENTION FOR GEA
3. Theorising curriculum in […]
Forthcoming Symposium on Healthy Sexual Development. Friday 3rd July 2015, Bristol.
The RSE Hub and the University of Westminster would like to invite you to a
symposium on Healthy Sexual Development, exploring how research in sexuality,
relationships and sex education can translate into practice. Using the framework of
the Fifteen Domains of Healthy Sexual Development, this event aims to […]
Programme in day order
Abstracts Weds 24 June
Abstracts Thurs 25 June
Abstracts Fri 26 June
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