Budapest - January 2006
International conference organized by...
The Department of Gender Studies at the Central European University in Budapest, in conjunction with the Department's celebration of its 10th anniversary, and The European Journal of Women's Studies
Thursday, January 26th, 6:30 p.m.
Mary Evans and Kathy Davis
European Journal of Women's Studies and Its European Legacies,
Presentation of the European Journal of Women's Studies
Location: Gellner Room, CEU, Nador u. 9, 1051 Budapest
Friday, January 27, 2006
Location: Tóth István György Room, CEU, Nador ut. 9, 1051 Budapest.
9:30 - 10:00 Coffee and informal discussion
10:00 - 10:15 Welcome:
Allaine Cerwonka, Head of the Department of Gender Studies
Mary Evans, co-Editor of European Journal of Women's Studies
10:20 - 10:40 Kornelia Slavova (Sofia University)
"After the Future: The Paradoxes of Postcommunism and Postfeminism"
10:40 - 11:00 Barbara Einhorn (University of Sussex),
"Citizenship in an Enlarging Europe: Contested Strategies"
11:00 - 11:30 Discussion
11:30 - 12:00 Coffee break
12:00 - 12:20 Andrea Peto (CEU)
"Reproductive Rights and 'New Feminism'. Neo-Conservative Women Politicians in Eastern Europe"
12:20-12:40 Nadezda Cacinovic University of Zagreb
"Traditional Structures: Short-Term Gender Role Reversal in the Nineties, Some Case Studies from Croatia"
12:40 - 13:10 Discussion
13:10 - 15:00 Lunch break
15:00 - 15:20 Marina Blagojevic (Institute for Sociological and Criminological Research, Belgrade)
"Migrating Gender Scholar: Epistemic and Other Consequences"
15:20 - 15:40 Allaine Cerwonka (CEU)
"Border Troubles for Traveling Feminist Thought"
15:40 - 16:00 Linda Fisher (CEU)
"Knowledge and Lived Experience: Do Theories Have Nationalities?"
16:00 - 16: 40 Discussion
16:40 - 17:00 Coffee break
17:00 - 18:00 Francisca de Haan (CEU)
Krassimira Daskalova (St.Kliment Ohridski University of Sofia)
Anna Loutfi (CEU)
"Their Lives - Our Frameworks. Historical and Theoretical Questions Raised by a New Biographical Dictionary of Women's Movements and Feminisms in Central, Eastern and Southeastern Europe, 19th and 20th Centuries."
Presentation of A Biographical Dictionary of Women's Movements and Feminisms. Central, Eastern and South Eastern Europe, 19th and 20th Centuries, ed. by De Haan, Daskalova and Loutfi, CEU Press 2006.
18:00 - 18:30 Final discussion
The conference has been organized with the help of SAGE Publications and CEU Special and Extension Programs.