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GEMMA student Patrick Zaki arrested in Egypt & protest in Utrecht on February 17

Egyptian police have arrested 28-year-old human rights activist Patrick George Zaki after he spoke out against President Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi’s government. Lawyers for Zaki told the Italian press that the student - who is studying in Bologna, Italy - was detained at Cairo International Airport on Friday February 7, 2020 and roughed [...]

GEMMA student Patrick Zaki arrested in Egypt & protest in Utrecht on February 172020-02-16T23:16:32+01:00

PhD Defense Milica Trakilović, March 20, UU

On Friday March 20, 2020 Milica Trakilović will defend her PhD thesis Unraveling the Myth: Tracing the Limits of Europe through its Border Figurations at Utrecht University. More than a mere geographic location, Europe is also an idea that is sustained by notions such as insularity, historical erasure and racial and [...]

PhD Defense Milica Trakilović, March 20, UU2020-02-06T12:08:02+01:00

Masterclass with Alison Harvey

NOG Masterclass with Alison Harvey Wednesday February 26, 2020 Utrecht University 10.00 – 13.00 hrs Double Agents: Community-Engaged Scholarship in the Marketized University In the contemporary climate, there are increasing pressures to deploy academic research to address emerging societal issues and challenges. This masterclass focuses on the opportunities and exigencies of [...]

Masterclass with Alison Harvey2020-01-21T11:10:33+01:00

Inaugural Lecture Prof. dr. Sarah Bracke, March 6, 2020

On Friday March 6, 2020 at 4.00 p.m., Professor Sarah Bracke - appointed as Professor of Sociology, in particular the Study of Gender and Sexuality - will deliver her Inaugural Lecture, with the title: "It’s the Birth Rates." Sex, Gender, and Race in Europe’s 'Muslim Question'. You're welcome to join: Auditorium [...]

Inaugural Lecture Prof. dr. Sarah Bracke, March 6, 20202020-01-20T15:12:05+01:00

Doing Gender Lecture – Alison Harvey

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 issues [...]

Doing Gender Lecture – Alison Harvey2020-01-21T11:33:25+01:00

Afscheidscollege Annelies Moors

Ter gelegenheid van haar emeritaat zal Prof. dr. Annelies Moors - hoogleraar Sociaal-wetenschappelijke studie van hedendaagse moslimsamenlevingen - op vrijdag 6 december 2019 om 16.00 uur haar afscheidscollege geven, getiteld 'Liberating the Money, Liberating the Sperm: Social Reproduction, Living Islam, and Palestinian Ethnography Revisited'.  Het wordt op prijs gesteld als hoogleraren [...]

Afscheidscollege Annelies Moors2019-12-04T16:46:18+01:00

Doing Gender Lecture – Jennifer Cooke

The Netherlands Research School of Gender Studies in cooperation with her partners organises the twenty first round of 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 [...]

Doing Gender Lecture – Jennifer Cooke2019-12-04T13:31:17+01:00

Masterclass with Chelsea Schields

Masterclass with Dr. Chelsea Schields Thursday November 14, 2019 Utrecht University Drift 23, room 0.20 10.30 - 12.30 hrs Racial Knowledge in the Afterlife of Slavery In this masterclass, participants will consider the global itinerancy of racial knowledge. The masterclass is open to all PhD and Research Master students interested in race, [...]

Masterclass with Chelsea Schields2019-10-14T16:05:31+02:00

Afscheidscollege Jeanne de Bruijn

Prof. dr. Jeanne de Bruijn was hoogleraar sociologie en Gender Studies aan de Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (1990-2006) en van 2006 tot 2012 was zij rector magnificus van de Universiteit van de Nederlandse Antillen (inmiddels de Universiteit van Curaçao). Momenteel is zij verbonden aan het University College Roosevelt in Middelburg. Zij geeft vanwege [...]

Afscheidscollege Jeanne de Bruijn2019-10-07T11:04:01+02:00

PhD Defense Desi Prianti, October 21, UU

On October 21, 2019 Desi Prianti will defend her PhD thesis Tracing Imperialism, Capitalism, and Patriarchy: A Postcolonial Study of Men’s Lifestyle Magazines in Indonesia (1976–2015)  at Utrecht University. Research on gender in Indonesia is primarily (although not exclusively) focused on women’s emancipation or gender equality, with little attention being paid [...]

PhD Defense Desi Prianti, October 21, UU2019-10-02T12:39:04+02:00

Doing Gender Lecture – Ben Hegarty

The Netherlands Research School of Gender Studies in cooperation with her partners organises the twenty first round of 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 [...]

Doing Gender Lecture – Ben Hegarty2019-09-09T13:57:53+02:00
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