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Call for papers: Lesbians, sexuality and Islam

Call for Contributers: The Journal of Lesbian Studies will be devoting a special issue to the topic of LESBIANS, SEXUALITY, AND ISLAM Call for Papers Date: 2011-08-01 Call for Contributors-please consider or let your friends and colleagues know! The Journal … Continue reading

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Heads up on two key essays

Just a quick update on publicity around the FIPA piece. Here’s the release: i seem to have double-headed, in the end, with Dr Brooke Magnanti (aka Belle de Jour). Yay! jane xx * * * * * * * * … Continue reading

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Event: The Politics of Living Religion/Spirituality and Gender/Sexuality in Everyday Context

This is a london-based conference, taking place on Tuesday 24 May 2011 that aims to bring together scholars who are doing cutting-edge theoretical and/or empirical research on the intersection of religion/spirituality and gender/sexuality in contemporary society. The conference will explore … Continue reading

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Event: Interrogating (In)Equality

This is an interdisciplinary postgraduate & early career scholars conference in the broad area of law,gender and sexuality Call for Papers Much law, gender and sexuality research deals with issues of equality: arguing for legal and social equality for lesbian, … Continue reading

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Event: “Demystifying Public Engagement: Gender & Sexuality Studies Beyond the Academy”

This is a two-day interactive training initiative for postgraduate students in the arts and humanities whose research is connected by an interest in gender and sexuality. It aims to both introduce and ‘demystify’public engagement by providing a toolkit of knowledge … Continue reading

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Lawyers behaving badly?

Talking this afternoon to yet another academic interested in studying the effects of the extreme porn laws, I was struck, once more, both by the obsession that politicians of both major parties have with sex…and the inability of almost anyone … Continue reading

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