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Update on Jo Brewis/Kat Riach talk

Abstract: Jo Brewis and Kat Riach will present a theory of gendered transitions in professionals’ narratives of growing up. In the transition from adolescence to adulthood, the labour market has been cited as a key influence on individual trajectories, both on … Continue reading

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International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women: Events

It is estimated that, worldwide, one in five women will become a victim of rape or attempted rape in her lifetime. Up to 70 per cent of women experience violence in their lifetime. Women aged 15-44 are more at risk … Continue reading

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Post-War Jewish Women’s Writing in French by Lucille Cairns

How have French Jewish women reacted to the great traumas of the last century — the Holocaust, North African decolonization and the resulting migration of African Jews to France, the Arab-Israeli crisis and the aftermath of 9/11? Cairns’s major new … Continue reading

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