Wednesday, August 5, 2009

Go On! "Feminist Internationalisms"

(Go On! is an occasional item on symposia of interest) The Centre for International Governance and Justice at the Australian National University will sponsor a 2-day workshop November 23 & 24, 2009, at Hedley Bull Centre at the university, in Canberra.
Entitled "Feminist Internationalisms: Celebrating feminist engagements with international law and politics," the workshop will focus on Australasian work on feminist internationalism in the fields of international relations and international law.
J. Ann Tickner (below right) (photo credit), Professor of International Relations at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, will give the keynote address. Also scheduled to take part are: IntLawGrrls guest/alumna Penelope Andrews, Valparaiso University; Hilary Charlesworth, Bina D'Costa, Nicole George, Susan Harris Rimmer, and Katrina Lee-Koo, Australian National University; Anne Orford and Dianne Otto, University of Melbourne; Andrew Byrnes, University of New South Wales; Juanita Elias and Judith Gardam, University of Adelaide; Marianne Hanson, University of Queensland; and Jaqcui True, University of Auckland. Papers will explore economics, security, democracy and human rights, using feminist inquiry both as a theoretical lens and a methodology.

Details and registration here.

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