From September 2022 - January 2024, the network invited theorists, activists, and policymakers already working on 'gender ideology' to explore intellectual resources for new frameworks for politics and theory and also participate in four transnational workshops around themes of Politics, Geographies, Temporalities and Transnational Imaginaries.
Mapping and resisting the gender phantasm in Latin America: geographies of 'anti-gender' movements'
11th–12th April 2023, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Anti-gender politics in Latin America: A cartography of what we do know and of what we need to know better
Speakers: Sonia Corrêa (SPW), Ailynn Torres Santana (FLACSO Ecuador & Rosa Luxemburg Foundation), Talita Tanscheit (UERJ), Diego Hurtado (Santiago, Chile), Diana Granados (Universidad Nacional de Cauca, Colombia) & Maria Luiza Peralta (Akahatá, Argentina)
Discussant: Alyosxa Tudor (SOAS) TBC
Anti-gender politics in LA: when & how the national & international intertwine
Speakers: Marco Aurelio Prado (NUH -UFMG Brazi)l, Andrea Dip –Free University of Berlin, Mauro Cabral (TBC)
Convergences and fractures at play at the intersection of anti-gender politics, racism and coloniality
Speakers: Sayak Valencia (México), Flavia Rios (Brazil), Carla Rodrigues (Brazil), Sumi Madhok (LSE)
Chair: Sonia Corrêa (SPW)
Panel 1:Narratives of Latin American Resistance
Speakers: Morena Herrera (Agrupación Ciudadana, El Salvador), Denise Carreira (USP & Teachers Network against Ultraconservatism in Education), Bruna Benevides (ANTRA, Brazil), Matilda Gonzales (Red Comunitaria Trans)
Discussant : TBC
How to resist anti-abortion and anti-gender politics in local legislative bodies?
A conversation with a feminist municipal council member & a trans parliamentarian recently elected to the State of Rio Assembly (TBC)
Some limited slots for registration are available for those interested in attending the conference. For more information on this please email email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org expressing your interest.
Workshop 3: TEMPORALITIES
Workshop 4: TRANSNATIONAL IMAGINARIES
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