Tag: trans

This looks interesting: Call for Papers* *”The Intersections of Trans* and Lesbian Identities, Communities, and Movements” *A Special Issue of the Journal of Lesbian Studies* *Genny Beemyn and Mickey Eliason, Guest Editors* *Deadline for proposals: November 1, 2014* The *Journal of Lesbian Studies*, a peer-reviewed academic journal published by Taylor and Francis, invites essay submissions […]

Gender:A Conference about Female and Transgender Masculinities16 and 17 June 2014 – Leeds Art GalleryThis conference is inspired by the artwork (and lives) of the artists Marlow Moss and Claude Cahun which will be shown in exhibitions at Leeds Art Gallery during the summer of 2014. It will explore female and transgender masculinities in the context of visual arts, queer culture […]

After Kinsey: (Re)Theorising Sexuality and Gender in a ‘Post-Closet’ Context Thursday 26th – Friday 27th June 2014 Radcliffe, University of Warwick This concluding seminar will consider the epistemic, intersubjective and affective implications of ‘trans’ culture, discourse and practice. It will ask whether, to what degree and in what terms does the emergence of ‘trans’ challenge […]

Faculty Cluster Hire in Transgender Studies The University of Arizona is pleased to announce a cluster hire of 4 tenure-track faculty positions in transgender studies over the next two years. Two positions are being offered this year in the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences (SBS), with a start date of fall 2014. Two positions […]

Call for Submissions for Transgender Studies Quarterly 2.1: Making Transgender Count As a relatively new social category, the very notion of a “transgender population” poses numerous intellectual, political, and technical challenges. Who gets to define what transgender is, or who is transgender?  How are trans people counted—and by whom and for whom are they enumerated?  […]