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Here is some information which may be of interest to students, academics and researchers in fields relating to feminism, gender and sexuality.
Rethinking Masculinity & Practices of Violence in Conflict Settings
What: Symposium which seeks to extend and deepen work on the conceptual character and concrete forms taken by masculinity through the lens of violence and conflict settings.
Where: Room Clem.D702, Clement House (on the Aldwych), London School of Economics & Political Science
When: Thursday 5 May 2011, 10:30 - 5:30
Researching Inequality: A Theory for Everything?
What: Postgraduate Day School sponsored by the British Sociological Association
Who's it for? Postgraduate and career researchers working in the broad field of inequality, policy analysts, and practitioners in services which address the consequences of social inequality.
Where: The Open University, Walton Hall, Milton Keynes, MK7 6AA
When: Friday 6 May 2011, 10am - 5pm
Cost: Free to BSA members, £10 for non-members
Gender and Sexual Politics in Ireland
What: Conference of the Women’s History Association of Ireland
Where: University College Cork
When: the evening of Friday 27th May and on Saturday 28th May
The Other Manifesto: exploring polemics in the feminist vein
What: Funded PhD opportunity
Who's it for? Candidates should have a Master's degree in Fine Art, Art History, Critical Theory, Gender Studies, or equivalent; experience of some archival research would be highly desirable.
Where: Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen
When: Starting 1 October 2011 for 3 years
Closing date: 29th April