Centre for Gender Studies

Current events

Tours of The Keep - a special event for members of the University of Sussex

Monday 23 October from 10:00 until 15:00
The Keep

What is in Special Collections? What is an archive and how can these collections support your studies? Come on a tour of The Keep and find out!


Breaking nexus among landlessness, poverty and lack of quality education in rural Pakistan: The "SUCCESS" approach

Thursday 26 October from 13:00 until 14:00
Essex House Seminar Room 18
CIE Research Cafe
Dr Abdur Rehman Cheema, Charles Wallace Research Fellow, Cardiff University, UK

In this presentation Abdur will draw on research work undertaken during the implementation of an ongoing European Union funded six-year programme.


Unsettling care: troubling transnational itineraries of care in feminist health practices

Wednesday 1 November from 11:00 until 12:00
Essex House 05
Materialism, Work and Care Reading Group

The Centre for Gender Studies' Materialism, Work and Care Research Stream meet to discuss the following paper: Murphy (2015) 'Unsettling care'.


PhD Open Evening

Wednesday 1 November from 16:00 until 19:30
Campus

Our annual PhD Open Evening is an excellent opportunity to meet faculty and PhD students and find out more about studying for a PhD.


Gender and Hate in the Online Sphere

Thursday 2 November from 14:00 until 18:30
Sussex Humanities Lab, Silverstone Building

The event is aimed at researchers, practitioners, representatives from the civil society, and other interested parties.


Gender and Hate in the Online Sphere

Friday 3 November from 9:30 until 13:00
Sussex Humanities Lab, Silverstone Building

This event is aimed at researchers, practitioners, representatives from the civil society, and other interested parties.


Doing it the ‘Village Way’: Determining Paternity in a Malawian Magistrates’ Court

Tuesday 7 November from 15:00 until 17:00
Pevensey 1 – 2D10
Social Anthropology Research Seminar
Jessica Johnson, University of Birmingham

Doing it the ‘Village Way’: Determining Paternity in a Malawian Magistrates’ Court.


"I'm complicit and I'm ambivalent and that's crazy": care-less spaces for women in the academy

Wednesday 8 November from 12:00 until 13:00
Essex House 05
Materialism, Work and Care Reading Group

The Centre for Gender Studies' Materialism, Work and Care Research Stream meet to discuss the following paper: Rogers, C. (2017)


Rachael House’s Feminist Disco

Friday 10 November from 18:00 until 21:00
Room 76, Falmer Bar
Rachael House, Lucy Robinson, Nicola Streeten and others

All welcome to the feminist art project you can dance to. Rachael House plays records featuring women from 1976-1983. Free event with refreshments.


Theorising the political within the doxa and doing of Early Years Education teaching

Thursday 16 November from 13:00 until 14:00
Rom G35, Jubilee, University of Sussex
CIE Research Café
Dr Rebecca Webb, Lecturer in Early Years and Primary Education, University of Sussex

Dr Webb will draw on her thinking on the post-graduate Early Years Education course to pose questions about 'what counts' locally and globally.


Migration Matters : Global Challenges

Wednesday 29 November from 10:00 until 19:00
Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts, University of Sussex
5th SCMR-JEMS Annual Conference

Migration Matters : Global Challenges 5th SCMR-JEMS Annual Conference


Digital atmospheres: affective practices of care

Wednesday 29 November from 12:00 until 13:00
Sussex Humanities Lab, Silverstone
Materialism, Work and Care Reading Group

The Centre for Gender Studies' Materialism, Work and Care Research Streams' reading group, jointly with Sociology/Gender Studies and Digital...


Masters and PhD information sessions

Wednesday 6 December from 14:00 until 16:30
Campus

If you are thinking about studying for a Masters or a PhD our monthly information sessions provide an excellent opportunity to find out more.