The bibliography provides information on writings dealing with the history of rape, including sexual child abuse, sexual harassment, sexual molestation, child prostitution, forced prostitution, sexual slavery, sexual(ized) violence. The blog informs about calls for papers, forthcoming events and new literature in this field.

May 9, 2010

CFP: Women's History and Contemporary Gender Roles: Negotiating the Past, Rethinking the Future

Third International Conference of the Russian Association for Research in Women's History. Cherepovets (Vologda oblast), Russia, November 1-3, 2010.

"The conference is designed as a socio-political and academic forum that would bring together scholars, governmental officials and political activists from Russia and abroad, to discuss a variety of ways in which gender affects social life. The organizers invite participants form a range of disciplines, including history, ethnology, archeology, archival studies, sociology, philosophy, political studies, social psychology, cultural studies and others. Members of governmental and non-governmental organizations are particularly welcome to apply. The conference will comprise a number of plenary sessions, panels, workshops and round tables. ... The working language at the conference is Russian. For those participants who prefer to give their presentations in English, interpretation will be provided. Discussions are, however, will be in Russian."
Submission deadline for proposals: May 15, 2010.

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