Preliminary Programme

Showing: room N (all days)
Wed 18 March
    08.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.30 - 18.30

Thu 19 March
    08.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.30 - 18.30

Fri 20 March
    08.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.30 - 18.30

Sat 21 March
    08.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.00 - 17.00

All days
Wednesday 18 March 2020 08.30 - 10.30
N-1 WOM22 Moving across the Border: Gender and Networking
Lipsius, 005
Network: Women and Gender Chairs: -
Organizers: - Discussants: -
Georgeta Nazarska : The Cross-Border Religious Networks in the Near East and Bulgarian Women (First Half of the 20th Century)
Stephen Patnode : “I am the Head here”: Gender and the Experience of American Workers in Europe in the 1970s
Jennifer Redmond : Moral Philanthropy for Irish Emigrant Women in the 19th Century: the Case of Charlotte Grace O'Brien



Wednesday 18 March 2020 11.00 - 13.00
N-2 WOM05 Our Histories, Our Selves: Reflexive Approaches to Gender, Embodiment and Memory
Lipsius, 005
Network: Women and Gender Chair: Caroline Rusterholz
Organizer: Tracey Loughran Discussant: Penny Tinkler
Hannah Froom : Historicising Teen Menstruation: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Embodiment, Sense and Memory
Tracey Loughran : I/ We/ Other: Subjectivity, Intersubjectivity and Responsibility in a Feminist History
Kate Mahoney : “When I had Polio, I read and read and read”: Exploring Histories of Women’s Health and Activism through Childhood Illness Narratives
Daisy Payling : ‘Many Lonely Girls’: Exploring Lesbian Health, Self, and Community through Sappho Magazine and Outhouse East, 1972-2019



Wednesday 18 March 2020 14.00 - 16.00
N-3 WOM06 Productive Hierarchies: Negotiating Femininity in the Workplace
Lipsius, 005
Networks: Labour , Women and Gender Chair: Ragnheiður Kristjánsdóttir
Organizers: Gorkem Akgoz, Bridget Kenny Discussant: Silke Neunsinger
Gorkem Akgoz : Nylon Stockings and Machine-Bodies: Negotiating Industrial Productivity and Femininity in Post-war Turkey
Hiba Al-Jibeihi : Exploring the Association between Gender Performativity and Work Alienation: an Analysis of Nurses’ Experiences in Five Public Hospitals in Palestine
Supurna Banerjee : Labouring Femininity: Interrogating Body, Workplace and Skill among Migrant Women Workers
Alexandra Ghit : Most-patient Family-auxiliary Workers? Women Laborers, Gendered Skill and Struggle in Romanian Tobacco Cultivation (1918-1948)
Bridget Kenny : Embodying the Nation: Femininity, Race and Class of Women Retail Workers in Johannesburg, South Africa, 1940s-1970s



Wednesday 18 March 2020 16.30 - 18.30
N-4 WOM08 Towards Involved and Caring Fathers? The History of Fatherhood in 20th-century Eastern and Western Europe
Lipsius, 005
Network: Women and Gender Chair: Helene Carlbäck
Organizers: Peter Hallama, Natalia Jarska Discussant: Helene Carlbäck
Peter Hallama : Caring Fathers and Emotions: a Socialist Model?
Natalia Jarska : Fathers in Poland – between Providing and Caregiving (1960s and 1970s)
Ellie Murray : Writing about the Future: Children’s Conceptions of Fatherhood, Work and Care in Mid-20th-century Britain
Christopher Neumaier : Partner, Friend, or Foe? Father-Son Relationships and Ideals of Masculinity in Germany during the 20th Century



Thursday 19 March 2020 08.30 - 10.30
N-5 WOM10 Women, Gender and Work in Historical Perspective: an Entrepreneurial Approach
Lipsius, 005
Networks: Labour , Women and Gender Chair: Katie Barclay
Organizer: Deborah Simonton Discussant: Anne Montenach
Anna Bellavitis : A Pig for Carnival or a Husband for Life? How did the Rights Women had – or did not have – in Early Modern Europe Determine their Participation in the Economy?
Amy Froide : Elizabeth Montagu, an 18th-century English Coal-Mining Boss
Janine Lanza : Keeping the Books and Rocking the Babies: the Productive and Reproductive Labor of Women in Artisanal Workshops ”
Deborah Simonton : ‘Mistress of the Managing Part of it’: Printers in Eighteenth-century Europe



Thursday 19 March 2020 11.00 - 13.00
N-6 WOM15 Roundtable: Precarious Work between Production and Reproduction
Lipsius, 005
Network: Women and Gender Chair: Johanna Annola
Organizer: Eileen Boris Discussants: Eloisa Betti, Eileen Boris, Anna Frisone, Annelise Orleck, Asli Vatansever



Thursday 19 March 2020 14.00 - 16.00
N-7 WOM11A Women's Transnational Activism I, 1800-present
Lipsius, 005
Networks: Social Inequality , Women and Gender Chair: Laura Downs
Organizers: Anne Cova, Laura Downs Discussant: Laura Downs
Clarisse Berthezène : Becoming Part of the European Union of Women: British Conservative Women and Transnational Social Action, 1945-1955
Anne Cova : Transnational Women’s Activism in Southern Europe and Latin America, 1888-1918
Dominika Gruziel : The Contentious Membership of the Polish Catholic Organizations in the Fédération Internationale des Ligues Catholiques Féminines
Marco H.D. van Leeuwen, Zoltan Lippenyi : Women’s Transnational Activism 1800-present, as Revealed by Global TSMO-data



Thursday 19 March 2020 16.30 - 18.30
N-8 WOM11B Women's Transnational Activism II 1930s-1940s
Lipsius, 005
Networks: Social Inequality , Women and Gender Chair: Judit Acsady
Organizer: Anne Cova Discussant: Judit Acsady
Ángela Cenarro : A Fascist Welfare? Female Social Action in the Spanish Civil War and Early Franco Dictatorship
Julie Gottlieb : British Nationalist Feminism in the Sphere of International Relations in the Interwar Period
Radka Sustrova : Take Your Chance if You Can. Labour, Women’s Voices and Authoritarian Order in Bohemia and Morava of 1940s
Judith Szapor : “The numerus clausus exiles:” the Transnational Networks of Hungarian Jewish Women in the Interwar Period



Friday 20 March 2020 08.30 - 10.30
N-9 WOM12 Suffrage ‘Grassroots’ in Great Britain: a Comparative Approach
Lipsius, 005
Network: Women and Gender Chair: Birgitta Bader-Zaar
Organizer: Anne Logan Discussant: Birgitta Bader-Zaar
Ruth Davidson : The Local Context: Suffrage and After, East Surrey 1890s-1939
Alexandra Hughes-Johnson : From Suffragettes to County Councillors: Rethinking Local Women’s Politics in Metropolitan England
Beth Jenkins : Grassroots Activism, Suffrage Organisers and the Campaign in Wales
Anne Logan : Regional Suffrage Histories: towards a Comparative Approach



Friday 20 March 2020 11.00 - 13.00
N-10 WOM13 Suffrage Histories: a Transnational Approach
Lipsius, 005
Network: Women and Gender Chair: Anne Logan
Organizers: - Discussant: Anne Logan
Sarah Hellawell : Suffrage, Peace and International Relations: the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom during the Interwar Years
Nicola Hille : Historical Spotlights on the Attainment of Women’s Suffrage
Arzu Mammadova : Struggle for Women's Literacy in Azerbaijan (Late 19th –20s of the 20th Century)
June Purvis : Sexual Harassment and the Suffragette Movement in Edwardian Britain



Friday 20 March 2020 14.00 - 16.00
N-11 WOM24 Queer Readings of the Body in Modern Esotericism
Lipsius, 005
Networks: Sexuality , Women and Gender Chair: Tine Van Osselaer
Organizer: Alana Harris Discussant: Tine Van Osselaer
Aurelia Annat : Finding Alternatives – Ireland’s Celtic Revival as a Context for Women’s Mysticism and Queerness, 1880-1924
Tanya Cheadle : Adepts of Manhood: Progressive Masculinity and Unorthodox Sexuality in Scotland’s Occult Revival, 1880-1914
Alana Harris : Unruly Bodies: the Metaphysical, the Psychical and ‘Rational Religion’ in Mid-twentieth Century Britain
Jen Manion : Femmes to the Front: Edna Ruddick Hart’s Life and Legacy, 1893-1982



Friday 20 March 2020 16.30 - 18.30
N-12 ECO03 Capitalism, Alone - Roundtable
Lipsius, 005
Network: Economic History Chair: Tamás Vonyó
Organizer: Tamás Vonyó Discussants: Guido Alfani, Andrea Colli, Tirthankar Roy
Branko Milanovic : Capitalism, Alone



Saturday 21 March 2020 08.30 - 10.30
N-13 WOM19 Gender, Occupation and Colonialism
Lipsius, 005
Network: Women and Gender Chair: Peter Hallama
Organizers: - Discussant: Peter Hallama
Aurelie Bouvart : Women and Colonial Justice in Late-Colonial Central Africa: the Cases against Native Women before the Police Court of Leopoldville (Belgian Congo, 1940-1950)
Helene Carlbäck : “By nature, women are better with babies than men”. The Role of Fathers in Late Soviet Russia
Julia Harnoncourt : The Veil, Colonial Discourses of Legitimation and the Algerian War of Independence
Agnes Laba : Defeated Masculinities? A Gender Perspective on Everyday Life under German Occupation in France and Poland



Saturday 21 March 2020 11.00 - 13.00
N-14 WOM21 Gender and Work
Lipsius, 005
Networks: Labour , Women and Gender Chair: Paola Avallone
Organizers: - Discussant: Paola Avallone
Cecilia Candréus : Performing Needlework as a Profession - Exploring Occupational Practices for Female Entrepreneurs within the Manufactory System in Eighteenth Century Sweden
Béatrice Craig : At the Counter of the General Store Revisited: Men, Women and Consumption in the Quebec Countryside in the Early 19th Century
Cristina Victoria Radu : Women’s Wages and the Gender Gap in the Eighteenth Century Denmark
Anna Sznajder : Rural Gender and Strategies of Craft Work – Constructing Lacemakers Identities from Bobowa, Southern Poland



Saturday 21 March 2020 14.00 - 16.00
N-15 SPE03 Film: Armagh Stories: Voices from the Gaol
Lipsius, 005
Network: Chairs: -
Organizer: Cahal McLaughlin Discussant: Ruth Kinna
Cahal McLaughlin : Armagh Stories: Voices from the Gaol


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