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Gender in the global research landscape

31 March 2017 - 9:00am

Produced by Elsevier in collaboration with experts from around the world, Gender in the Global Research Landscape will provide powerful insight through an evidence-based examination of the scholarly output and impact of research through a gender lens to inform governments, funders, and institutions.

How the personal became political: re-assessing Australia's revolutions in gender and sexuality in the 1970s

Elizabeth Reid, AO, FASSA, FAIIA - Keynote speaker
6 March 2017 - 9:00am

This symposium explores events, transformations, policy changes and watershed developments in gender and sexuality in Australia in the 1970s.

Engaging with a shift to the empirical in feminist scholarship: A symposium

Organisers: Susan Goodwin and Suzanne Egan
11 November 2016 - 12:30pm

The symposium considers the possibilities this re-engagement with the empirical holds for innovative theoretical and methodological developments and examines this development in the context of the social and political context in which knowledge is produced both within and outside the academy.

Symposium: Gender, mobility regimes and social transformation in Asia

Keynote speakers: Dr Raka Shome, National University of Singapore; Prof Pei-Chia Lan, National Taiwan University; Prof Purnima Mankekar SCC Visiting Asia Scholar, UCLA
3 November 2016 - 10:30am

This symposium explores the inter- relations between gender, mobility regimes and social transformation in Asia.

Gendering philosophy: a symposium

Professor Linda Martín Alcoff, Hunter College and the CUNY Graduate Center; Professor Eric Schliesser, University of Amsterdam/Ghent University
16 August 2016 - 9:30am

This symposium will explore the forms gendered practices take in the discipline such as philosophy, and consider the relationship between the production of knowledge and the gendered hierarchies of value that shape disciplinary spaces.

Power to persuade - Women's policy forum

Elena Campbell, Centre for Innovative Justice; Susan Feldman, Monash University; Miranda Stewart, Australia National University; Lyndall Strazdins, Australia National University; and others
15 August 2016 - 8:30am

These two events, held in conjunction, aim to work together to harness the opportunity to create frank and open dialogue between the various actors involved in creating effective social policy.

Yoga and the body, past and present: a symposium

South Asia Research Institute
5 May 2016 - 9:00am

Yoga, one of India’s most celebrated cultural exports, is an increasingly popular practice around the world. This symposium aims to add scholarly depth to one of the current “hot topics” in contemporary international communities of yoga practice: the cultural politics of the ideal body.

Women, power, money

Professor Shirley Leitch, Dean of the ANU College of Business and Economics
19 November 2015 - 9:00am

Presented by the ANU College of Business and Economics, this one-day symposium discusses the complex and challenging issues around gender and leadership.

Dialogues on Judith Butler and ethics

Fiona Jenkins, ANU; Moya Lloyd, Loughborough; Catherine Mills, Monash
10 September 2015 - 9:00am

A symposium with Moya Lloyd (Loughborough) Catherine Mills (Monash) and Fiona Jenkins (ANU).

The great transformation in South Asia: feminisation of agriculture and food security

Professor Nitya Rao
12 August 2015 - 8:30am

This exciting symposium was presented by the ANU Gender Institute, the South Asia Research Institute and the Crawford School of Public Policy, ANU College of Asia & the Pacific.


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