Monthly Archives: May 2011

CFP: Whither Sexual Ethics and Politics? First International Conference of the International Network for Sexual Ethics and Politics 5-7 September, 2011 Ghent, Belgium

CFP: Whither Sexual Ethics and Politics? First International Conference of the International Network for Sexual Ethics and Politics 5-7 September, 2011 Ghent, Belgium Sexual ethics and politics lie at the core of how we understand and practice our sexual lives. … Continue reading

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CFP: Queer places, practices and lives: Ohio State University May 18-19 2010

QUEER PLACES, PRACTICES, AND LIVES: A SYMPOSIUM IN HONOR OF SAMUEL STEWARD THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY COLUMBUS, OH MAY 18-19, 2012 Deadline for proposals: Aug. 12, 2011 Confirmed speakers: Joseph Boone, Tim Dean, Kale Fajardo, Roderick Ferguson, Brian Glavey, Scott … Continue reading

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Jane Ussher: Premenstrual Syndrome & Self-policing

Michel Foucault described self-policing as the modern replacement for external, authoritarian, methods of surveillance and social regulation. Today, discipline is instilled within, and punishment, if we waver from the norm, self-induced. This paper identifies self-policing practices in relation to the … Continue reading

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Call for Contributions: Gender, Sex and Sexuality Research Day: Friday 23 September 2011

Founded in 2010, the Durham Gender and Sexualities Research Network (GASRN) provides a forum for academics and postgraduates from all departments to discuss and develop their research on gender, sex and sexuality. We are delighted to announce that GASRN activities … Continue reading

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