Supporting Excellence in Gender Research

Public Lecture Series, 2014-15


Dr Lisa Mckenzie
Research Fellow, Great British Class Survey Team
London School of Economics

Title: Narratives from a Nottingham council estate: A story of white working class mothers with mixed-race children

Date/Time: 3- 4.30 pm, Thursday, 12 February
Venue: B1005A (behind Starbucks Main Building), U Limerick

 Co-sponsored by the Department of Sociology

Paula Meehan
Ireland Professor of Poetry

Poetry Reading and Discussion: Home by Starlight: The Path of Poetry

Date/Time: Thursday, 19 February,  2-3pm
Venue: John Holland Lecture Theatre (D1050), U Limerick

Followed by a conversation with Paula about her poetry at the Millstream Common Room (3-4pm)

Co-sponsored by UL Arts Office and the School of Culture & Communication

Sylvia Walby
Distinguished Professor, UNESCO Chair of Gender Research,
Department of Sociology, Lancaster University

Title: Preventing gender based violence against women: Can this be mainstreamed?

Date/Time: Tuesday 5 May, 6 pm
Venue: THB-G010, Hardiman Research Building, NUIG


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