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Digital misogyny on the rise

Research shows that misogynist online communities have increased in numbers intensity and become more extreme in the past decade. 

 

Changing perspectives in gender equality research

A new report has identified trends and knowledge gaps in Norwegian scientific publications on gender equality and diversity in research and innovation. According to the report, it is not a given that measures aimed at gender equality are also effective when it comes to ethnic diversity.

“We need queer life stories”

“I am surprised that the coming-out stories are still so important, and that coming out is so stressful and difficult for young people also today,” says researcher.

“Research needs criticism”

All disciplines need criticism, both from within their own ranks and in the media. But if the criticism is unreasonable and personal, it can threaten freedom of speech in academia, believes one Swedish gender researcher.

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Most read news articles in 2021

Articles about Simone de Beauvoir, Game of Thrones and Harry Potter were among the most read articles on Kilden genderresearch.no last year.

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The National Gender Studies Conference – G22

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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”.

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Men, Masculinities, Intersectionalities: The Nordic Research Conference

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This conference focuses on how intersectional perspectives can contribute to and enrich our understanding on men, masculinities and differences in the context of current globalocal hybrid-form challenges. Organized by The Finnish Association for Men’s Studies, Tampere University, Finnish Council for Gender Equality, and Tampere Centre for Childhood, Youth and Family Research.

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New Publications

Norsk filosofisk tidsskrift: Kjærlighet
Author(s):
Tove Pettersen (red.)
Published: 2022
Social Politics: International Studies in Gender, State & Society
Author(s):
Helga Eggebø, Lundberg, Aase, Teigen, Mari
Published: 2022
Voldsutsatte kvinners oppbruddsprosesser
Author(s):
Bang-Olsen, Ingrid, m.fl.
Published: 2022

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