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CALL FOR PAPERS

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 […]

Featured Stories, Issues

White Working-Class Boys’ Learner Identities in Neoliberal Times

Garth Stahl, now at the University of South Australia, discusses his research in London, UK, on white working class boys. Garth’s book Identity, Neoliberalism and Aspiration: Educating White Working-class Boys is now available from Routledge.
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In recent years there has been growing concern over the pervasive disparities in academic achievement that are highly influenced by ethnicity, […]

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Gender and Education in the Asia-Pacific: Possibilities and Provocations: a report from the Melbourne Conference

The Gender and Education Interim Conference hosted by three universities in Melbourne in December was a truly inspiring occasion.
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Three outstanding key notes were followed by three inspirational panels organized around Rebecca Barry’s remarkable film ‘I am a girl’; the expanding and diversifying role of digital media in education and public pedagogies; and Gender Jamming including […]

2015 Conference, Featured Stories, Issues

2015 Biennial Conference of the GEA Association: Keynote speakers’ short bios and abstracts

2015 Biennial Conference of the GEA Association: Keynote speakers’ short bios and abstracts
Prof. Katarina Eriksson Barajas, Linköping University, Sweden

The Power of Fiction as a Pedagogical Tool for Eliciting Gender Discourses
My paper examines discussions of gender values in everyday life, elicited by books, film and theatre. The analysis draws on three Swedish data sets: 1) teacher-led […]

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We need inclusive, intergenerational feminist debate

By Vesela Harizanova
Recent years have seen a revival of feminist thought and activism, often described as ‘the fourth wave of feminism’, which is facilitated by the accessibility of social media and mobile technology, enabling multiple forms of interconnectedness, involvement, and instant action. Different generations of women around the world are increasingly engaging in dialogues […]

2015 Conference, Call for papers, Featured Stories

10th Biennial Conference of the Gender and Education Association

Feminisms, Power and Pedagogy: 10th Biennial Conference of the Gender and Education Association
University of Roehampton 24-26 June 2015

The tenth international biennial conference of the Gender and Education Association, Feminisms, Power and Pedagogy, will be hosted by the School of Education and Paulo Freire Institute (PFI)-UK & Research in Inequalities, Societies and Education (RISE), at the University of Roehampton, London, […]