Discussion group

Gender and history node discussion group - 6th session

Gender Institute History node
19 October 2018 - 12:30pm

To continue our consideration of gender and power, we will discuss a very recent critique of R. W. Connell’s enormously influential concept of hegemonic masculinity in Ben Griffin, ‘Hegemonic Masculinity as a Historical Problem’ (Gender & History, July 2018).

Gender and history node discussion group - 5th session

Gender Institute History node
21 September 2018 - 12:30pm

With the renewed use of slogans such as ‘smash the patriarchy’, and following our discussion earlier this year of Judith Bennett’s ‘Patriarchal Equilibrium’, we would like to continue questioning the analytical value of the concept of patriarchy.

Parenting to develop the brain of your child consciously and optimally

Professor Pal Dhall, Dr Tehseen Dhall
1 September 2018 - 3:00pm

This workshop will explore the daily dynamics in the family to identify some tools for optimally developing these key skills and particularly the brain of your child through good parenting practices.

Gender and history node discussion group - 4th session

Gender Institute History node
17 August 2018 - 12:30pm

At the next discussion of the Gender and History group, Frank Bongiorno will present for discussion his paper ‘New Light on The Forgotten People: Women and Girls Write to Prime Minister Menzies’.

Gender and history node discussion group - 2nd session

Gender Institute History node
20 April 2018 - 12:30pm

At the next discussion of the Gender and History group, Dr Karen Downing is going to rehearse and seek feedback on an upcoming conference paper: ‘Weeping politicians’: The power and contingency of men’s tears. 

Gender and history node discussion group - 1st session

Gender Institute History node
16 March 2018 - 12:30pm

During the first meeting of the Gender and History Group, members will discuss Mary Beard's 'Women and Power'

Celebrate leadership on the rights of women with disabilities

Women With Disabilities ACT
30 November 2017 - 5:30pm

You are invited to an evening celebration and conversation with a focus on disability rights for women, leadership and governance

Gender and history node discussion group - 6th session

Gender Institute History node
17 November 2017 - 12:30pm
The Gender and History group will meet at 12.30pm on Friday 17 November in Fellows Bar.
 

Feminartsy story-share : you've 'made it' - now what?

Feminartsy
7 November 2017 - 7:00pm
Join Feminartsy for their November Story-Share (and last event of the year!)
 

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