Advanced Research Consortium on Gender, Culture and the Knowledge Society

Public Lecture Series, 2014-15

Autumn


Professor Suzan Lewis
Middlesex University, UK

Entitled to a sustainable career? Motherhood in science, engineering and technology

Date: Friday 12th September, 12 noon
Venue: Foundation Building Room 1030, UL

(Co-sponsored by Department of Sociology and FESTA project)


Professor Julia Brannen
Thomas Coram Research Unit
Institute of Education, London University

Intergenerational fatherhood: New tensions between fatherhood and masculine identities?

Date: Thursday 23rd October, 12 noon
Venue: Foundation Building Room 1030, UL

(Co-sponsored by Department of Sociology and FESTA project)


Professor Kris McDaniel-Miccio
Sturm College of Law, University of Denver

Fundamental rights and gender-motivated violence in the United States and Ireland: Lessons from recent legal battles and policy approaches

Date: Friday 24 October, 12.00pm
Venue: Rm. 1001, THB (Hardiman Building), NUI Galway

(Co-sponsored by Global Women’s Studies, NUIG)

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Professor Louise Ryan
Co-Director of the Social Policy Research Centre
Middlesex University London

'We just completely bonded': Exploring gendered friendship networks through the narratives of young Irish migrant professionals’

Date: Wednesday 29th October, 1pm
Venue: Foundation Building Room 1030, UL

(Co-sponsored by Department of Sociology)


ALL WELCOME!
For more information:
gillian.browne@nuigalway.ie or breda.gray@ul.ie

Advanced Research Consortium on Gender, Culture and the Knowledge Society