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Call for papers

Education Gone Bad

We are pleased to announce a call for papers for an upcoming special issue of Children’s Literature in Education Spring 2017 , edited by Elizabeth Marshall and Lissa Paul.
From Sarah Fielding’s The Governess, or The Little Female Academy, to television shows such as Buffy the Vampire Slayer to bestsellers like J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter series, school stories remain a staple […]

2015 Conference, Featured Stories


The TENTH international biennial conference of the Gender and Education Association is now less than a week away. Hosted by The University of Roehampton,  Feminisms, Power and Pedagogy  is sure to be an informative, engaging and thoroughly enjoyable event and we hope to see you there!
There is still time to book your place via the Roehampton events […]

2015 Conference, Featured Stories, Future Events, Gender and Education Journal, Issues, Special Issues

Join The GEA!

The Gender and Education Association provides members with:

Access to, and support from, a feminist network through, for example, email lists, day seminars and conferences, and regional meetings
Reduced rates for: personal subscriptions to the journal Gender and Education; the Gender and Education international conference; GEA seminars and other events
Financial assistance for low-income members to attend GEA conferences and seminars
Regular GEA […]

Call for papers, Featured Stories, Future Events, Gender and Education Journal, Issues


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)


2. Distance learning (deadline for abstracts is 10 July)


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.
In recent years there has been growing concern over the pervasive disparities in academic achievement that are highly influenced by ethnicity, […]

Future Events

Forthcoming GEA sponsored symposium

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 […]

2015 Conference, Issues

Generating ‘Good’ Ideas, Writing Good Papers and Reviewing Journal Articles: A free workshop for doctoral students and early career researchers who have not yet published in refereed academic journals

As part of the 2015 Gender and Education Association conference, the Gender & Education editorial team will be running a free workshop for doctoral students and early career researchers who have not yet published in refereed academic journals. It is only open to conference participants, who will need to book a place.
To access more information […]

Featured Stories

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.
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 […]