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In Memoriam: bell hooks

Former Belle van Zuylen professor Gloria Jean Watkins, better known by her pen name bell hooks, has died aged 69 in the United States. bell hooks taught at Utrecht University (The Netherlands) in 1992 and delivered her inaugural lecture May 15, 1992 entitled Feminism: Theory as Liberatory Practice. “ Well, I [...]

In Memoriam: bell hooks2021-12-21T07:42:30+01:00

Doing Gender Lecture – Amah Edoh

The Netherlands Research School of Gender Studies in cooperation with her partners organises the DOING GENDER Lecture Series. These lectures stress the importance of doing gender work combined with an active involvement in the practice of gender theory and research. The concept of DOING GENDER supports a hands-on approach to gender [...]

Doing Gender Lecture – Amah Edoh2022-01-11T10:29:10+01:00

GEMMA student Patrick Zaki released on parole in Egypt

On December 8, 2021 (22 months after his arrest in Egypt) GEMMA student Patrick Zaki was released on parole! For more information on Patrick's case see the information below.  On December 7, 2021 an Egyptian court ruled that GEMMA student Patrick George Zaki should be released on parole. Following the court's [...]

GEMMA student Patrick Zaki released on parole in Egypt2021-12-13T16:21:58+01:00

Lecture and Workshop “Ableism in Academia” – by Dr. Nicole Brown

The PhD/RMA workshop on January 27/28 is fully booked! But you can still register for the public lecture on January 26: nog@uu.nl On January 26 and January 27-28 2022, the NOG PhD Council and Accessible Academia are organizing an online lecture and workshop on Ableism in Academia. The lecture and workshop will be [...]

Lecture and Workshop “Ableism in Academia” – by Dr. Nicole Brown2022-01-12T12:03:08+01:00

Doing Gender Lecture – Jelke Boesten

The Netherlands Research School of Gender Studies in cooperation with her partners organises the DOING GENDER Lecture Series. These lectures stress the importance of doing gender work combined with an active involvement in the practice of gender theory and research. The concept of DOING GENDER supports a hands-on approach to gender [...]

Doing Gender Lecture – Jelke Boesten2021-12-09T13:07:39+01:00