The Netherlands Research School of Gender Studies (NOG) at Utrecht University (The Netherlands) provides a platform for gender sensitive and postcolonial research. Since 1995, the NOG has offered a highly successful training programme and research environment for postgraduate students, PhD students and senior researchers. The NOG teaching and research staff consists of an international team of professors and senior lecturers from various universities.
NOG, NICA & Critical Humanities Seminar Series 2022-2023: Minor movements: How to Create Space for Personal and Political Change?
Introduction: How to Think Change? This year-long seminar creates a space to become more conscious of how the small movements of body and mind are shaped by intersecting power structures. How does capitalism determine our daily habits? How do online platforms like Google re-orient people’s desire? And how does [...]
On Friday June 24th, 2022 from 10.30 - 13.00 hrs. the NOG organizes the masterclass "Collaborative Research: towards safer spaces of/for research with migrants." by Dr. Nerina Boursinou and Dr. Evie Papada. The topic of mobility, its uneven forms and hierarchization as well as the panoply of devices/agencies that [...]
The upcoming NOG Research Day will take place on Friday June 3, 2022, via Zoom. Organized by Maastricht University Centre for Gender and Diversity (the Netherlands), the program will include: a lecture by our keynote speaker SA Smythe (UCLA); a roundtable featuring recently launched research projects in the field [...]
On Wednesday May 11, 2022 from 17.00 – 18.30 hrs Dr. Evren Savci will give the lecture ‘Queer in Translation: Sexual Politics under Neoliberal Islam’ (organized by the NOG and the NOG PhD Council). In this talk, Evren Savcı will speak about her book Queer in Translation: Sexual Politics under [...]
On Thursday May 12, 2022 from 11.00 – 15.00 hrs Dr. Evren Savci will teach the masterclass ‘Queering Political Economy’ (organized by the NOG and the NOG PhD Council). In this masterclass, we will think about what queer studies has to offer to rethinking political economy and what Marxist [...]
On May 10, 2022, NOG PhD Adriano Habed will defend his thesis Queer Critique and Its Discontents at Utrecht University. It is a joint supervised PhD project between Verona University and Utrecht University within the framework of the EU Horizon 2020 Marie Curie project INVITE. Critical scholarship Lately, there [...]