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13 Aug 2021
13 Aug to 14 Aug

Stockholm University's conference commemorates the centennial of the introduction of universal and equal suffrage in Sweden. The aim is to initiate and present research on the introduction of women’s suffrage.

16 Aug 2021
Copenhagen and online
16 Aug

As a part of WorldPride, the Nordic Council of Ministers and Copenhagen 2021 invites to a panel debate where Nordic ministers will launch a new report and discuss how the region can ramp up its work to improve and safeguard the rights and wellbeing of LGBTI children and youth.

19 Aug 2021
19 Aug to 21 Aug

The XIII Nordic Women's and Gender History Conference will take place at Aarhus University (Denmark), and will highlight and discuss questions of gender, power and disempowerment in all areas of society from a historical perspective.

15 Sep 2021
15 Sep to 17 Sep

The European Conferences on Gender Equality in Higher Education have been organized ten times since 1998 across Europe, bringing together hundreds of academics, practitioners and policy makers with an interest in promoting gender equality and diversity in academia and research.

05 Oct 2021
05 Oct to 04 Nov

The Nordic Centre of Excellence on women in technology-driven careers offers an online PhD course on gender and ICT in healthcare, consisting of seminars and international guest lectures. The course runs on Tuesday and Thursday mornings between October 5 - November 4.

28 Oct 2021
28 Oct to 31 Oct

The National Central Library of Taiwan, the Nordic Institute of Asian Studies and Taiwanese Feminist Scholars Association organize a conference on the strategies for and complexities in feminist transformative practices at local, regional, national and transnational levels.

16 Nov 2021
16 Nov to 18 Nov

PhD course organized by InterGender, International Consortium for Interdisciplinary Feminist Research Training. This course builds on a broad understanding of feminist studies of culture and is organized around three central themes: “body”, “culture”, and “materiality”. Application deadline: 10 October, 2021. 

17 Nov 2021
Stavanger and online
17 Nov to 19 Nov

This course will introduce PhD candidates to the methodology, methods and ethics of autoethnography from the perspective of interdisciplinary queer studies. It is offered through the Research School in Radical Interdisciplinarity (ITEM), by the Centre for Gender Studies at The University of Stavanger. Application deadline: October 1, 2021.

24 Nov 2021
24 Nov to 26 Nov

The National Research School for Gender Research arranges its general course this year in Tromsø. This course is for PhD students from the humanities and social sciences who wish to deepen their research from feminist and gender studies perspectives. Application deadline June 1.

20 Jun 2022
20 Jun to 22 Jun

The theme for the NORA (Nordic Journal of Feminist and Gender Research) Conference 2022 is “Tensions and Potentials in Nordic Feminist and Gender Research”. The aim is to provide perspectives from the Nordic region on all levels of the research field, and to make these perspectives visible in the Nordic societies as well as the international research field.

26 Oct 2022
26 Oct to 28 Oct

The next national gender studies conference in Sweden – G22 – will be held at the Centre for Gender Studies, Karlstad University, with the title “Shaping hopeful futures in times of uncertainties: the challenges and possibilities of gender studies”.

Call for papers

1 January 2021

With this general call for papers NORMA: International Journal for Masculinity Studies invites the transdisciplinary scholarly community in masculinity and gender studies to submit papers on the masculinities of COVID-19 to the journal. The call is ongoing.