To bring together scholars who explain historical phenomena using the methods of the social sciences

Preliminary Programme

Showing: Women and Gender (all days)
Wed 4 April
    8.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.30 - 18.30

Thu 5 April
    8.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.30 - 18.30

Fri 6 April
    8.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.30 - 18.30

Sat 7 April
    8.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.30 - 18.30

All days
Wednesday 4 April 2018 8.30 - 10.30
S-1 - SEX01a : Birth Control Movements and Activism in the Twentieth Century: Transnational Perspectives from Catholic Countries I
PFC/03/006B Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Networks: Sexuality , Women and Gender Chair: Laura Kelly
Organizers: Agata Ignaciuk, Laura KellyDiscussant: Caroline Rusterholz
Anne-Sophie Crosetti : Pro Vita and Catholic Planned Parenthood: A Conflict on Abortion Right amidst Catholics Groups in Belgium (1960-1970)
Sylwia Kuzma-Markowska : Local and International Activities of the Society for Conscious Motherhood in State-Socialist Poland
Teresa Ortiz-Gómez : Transnational Connections of the Spanish Women’s Health and Family Planning Movements during Francoism and the Beginnings of Democracy (1960-1985)
Lucia Pozzi : Practices, Discourses and Oppositions to Birth Control in Twentieth Century Italy


X-1 - WOM05 : Loss and Loneliness.
8UQ/OG/006 University Square
Network: Women and Gender Chair: Anne Montenach
Organizer: Katie BarclayDiscussants: -
Katie Barclay : Loneliness and Community in Early Modern Scotland
Elaine Chalus : Quite Alone? Considering Separation and Loneliness during the Napoleonic Wars
Marjo Kaartinen : “There is a trace of you in the air of that room” – Practices of Coping with Separation from a Friend. The Case of Vera Hjelt (1857–1947)
Nina Koefoed : Marriage, Protestantism and Loneliness
Deborah Leigh Simonton : Voices from Lost Homelands



Wednesday 4 April 2018 11.00 - 13.00
G-2 - WOM02a : Gender in the Global City. New Research on Gendered Urban Spaces I
MAP/OG/017 Maths and Physics
Networks: Urban , Women and Gender Chair: Sanne Muurling
Organizer: Danielle van den HeuvelDiscussant: Elizabeth Cohen
Bebio Amaro : Gender and Urban Space in Edo (1600-1850)
Lisa Hellman : The City of Women: the Gendered Spaces of Eighteenth-century Canton
Bob Pierik : Gender in the streets of Amsterdam (1600-1850)
Danielle van den Heuvel : Freedom of the Streets. Some Thoughts on Gender and Urban Space in the Pre-modern Era


L-2 - WOM01 : Formal and Informal Networks of Migrant Women and Men in Settlement Process (14th-19th Centuries)
PFC/02/013 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Women and Gender Chair: Amy Erickson
Organizer: Beatrice Zucca MichelettoDiscussants: Amy Erickson, Beatrice Zucca Micheletto
Vittoria Fiorelli : Stateless Identities
Fabrice Langrognet : Gender in Crossings: Identifications and Networks of Migrant Men and Women in the Plaine-Saint-Denis, 1880-1914
Charmian Mansell : ‘I canne staye away no Longer’: Gendered Patterns of Servant Migration in the Church Court Depositions of Early Modern England
Thomas Verbruggen : The Strategies of Foreign Women and their Employers in the Belgian Domestic Service Labour Market (1850-1910)


X-2 - WOM06 : Militant Women. Gender, Class and Militancy in Revolutionary Movements 1916–1920
8UQ/OG/006 University Square
Network: Women and Gender Chair: Jessica Richter
Organizers: Veronika Helfert, Katharina HermannDiscussants: -
Veronika Helfert : Is there a Female Austrian Revolutionary? On the Configuration of the Revolutionary Worker, 1916–1920
Katharina Hermann : Without a Revolution – Militancy in the Workers Movement in Switzerland during First World War
Matthew Stibbe : Understanding Socialist Women’s Perspectives on Violence and Revolution: the Case of Germany and Austria, 1916–1920
Judith Szapor : Gender, Violence and Militancy: Reactions to Rosa Luxemburg’s Murder in Revolutionary Hungary, 1918–1919



Wednesday 4 April 2018 14.00 - 16.00
C-3 - MID11 : Medieval Urban Women in Legal Norms and Social Practice – East Central Europe in Comparison
OSCR Lanyon Building
Networks: Middle Ages , Women and Gender Chair: Michaela Antonín Malaníková
Organizer: Michaela Antonín MalaníkováDiscussants: -
Mozejko Beata : Legal Status of Men and Women in Medieval Gdansk as Compared withH Other Polish and Prussian Towns
Irena Benyovsky Latin : Residential Mobility of Patrician Women in Late Medieval Dubrovnik (Ragusa)
Marija Mogorovic Crljenko : The Legal Status of Women in Istrian Coastal Towns in the Late Middle Ages and the Early Modern Period
Nada Zecevic : Maximum vilipendium, dedecus et scandalum? Gender Violence in the Towns in Albania Veneta, 14th-15th c.


G-3 - WOM02b : Gender in the Global City: New Research on Gendered Urban Spaces II
MAP/OG/017 Maths and Physics
Networks: Urban , Women and Gender Chair: Sanne Muurling
Organizer: Danielle van den HeuvelDiscussant: Elizabeth Cohen
Emma Hart : Men and Women in the Eighteenth-Century British American Provisioning Trade
Miki Sugiura : Selling her Possessions Home: Women's Agencies in the Formation of Urban Space in 18th Century Cape Town
Antonia Weiss : Gender and Urban Nature in the Modernising City
Suze Zijlstra : tba


S-3 - WOM12 : Visualising Gender and Sexuality
PFC/03/006B Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Women and Gender Chairs: -
Organizers: -Discussants: -
Deborah Cohen , Lessie Jo Frazier : Gendered Agency in the (Inter)Racialized De-Colonial Erotics of the Global '68
Lessie Jo Frazier : Capitalist Dispossession and Revolutionary Memory: Leftist Women’s Kinship Narratives, Photographic Chronicles, and Poetics
Rosalia Guerrero Cantarell : Rags-to-Riches Narrative in Mexican Cinema
Natalia Knekht : Soviet Woman Image Evolution in Russian Cinema and TV Projects: History and Contemporaneity
Agnes Laba : Families, Fathers and the State – Visualizing Masculinity in Post-war France and Poland


X-3 - WOM09a : Women’s Wages and Time Allocation in Western Europe during Pre-industrial and Industrial Times (16th- Early 20th Centuries) I
8UQ/OG/006 University Square
Networks: Labour , Women and Gender Chair: Manuela Martini
Organizers: Manuela Martini, Anne Montenach, Ariadne SchmidtDiscussants: Raffaella Sarti, Ariadne Schmidt
Imogene Dudley : Women's Wages in the Early Modern South-west of England
Christof Jeggle : Gendered Remuneration? Producing and Selling Linen in Early Modern Münster / Westphalia
Suzanne Lassalle : The Books of Manufacture of Companies: an Observatory of Women Wages in the Silk Industry of Early Modern Florence
Anne Montenach : “The Bazaar Economy of the Trades”: Gender and Wage Systems in the Late Seventeenth- and Eighteenth-century Lyon Textile Industry



Wednesday 4 April 2018 16.30 - 18.30
X-4 - WOM09b : Women’s Wages and Time Allocation in Western Europe during Pre-industrial and Industrial Times (16th- Early 20th Centuries) II
8UQ/OG/006 University Square
Network: Women and Gender Chair: Cristina Borderías
Organizers: -Discussants: Raffaella Sarti, Ariadne Schmidt
Corinne Boter : Female Wages and the Gender Wage Gap: the Impact of Industrialization on Dutch Women’s Position in the Labour Market Mirrored in the British Experience, 1750-1914
Victoria López Barahona : Wool Hand-Spinning Wages in Eighteenth-Century Inland Spain
Manuela Martini : Gendered Division of Work and Wage Conflicts in the Lyon Slk Trades at the End of the 19th Century


Y-4 - WOM22 : Women's Movement and Activism
11UQ/01/010 University Square
Network: Women and Gender Chairs: -
Organizers: -Discussants: -
Nancy Forestell : Rethinking Canadian Suffrage Politics in the Context of British Settler Colonialism, 1914-1918
Luciana-Marioara Jinga : Women Nurture, Men Protect, or Not? Gender roles in the Transnational Humanitarian Commitment for Children in Romania (1980-2007)
Cristina Scheibe Wolff : Reason and Emotion: Women Activism against Dictatorships in Southern Cone do America. 1968-1985



Thursday 5 April 2018 8.30 - 10.30
V-5 - LAB04a : Domestic Service and Regulation in Colonial Societies
6CP/01/035 6 College park, School of Sociology
Networks: Family and Demography , Labour , Women and Gender Chair: Raffaella Sarti
Organizer: Nitin VarmaDiscussant: Raffaella Sarti
Shireen Ally : White Mother's Baby, Black Nanny's Maybe? Race and Maternity in Colonial Domestic Service
Claire Lowrie : Protectors or Perpetrators? White Masters and the Colonial Implications of Violence by and towards Domestic Servants in the Northern Territory of Australia and Singapore, 1880s-1930s.
Nitin Sinha : The Power of Failure: Colonial Regulations and Domestic Servants in Early Colonial India
Nitin Varma : Masters of Home: Regulating Master Servant Relationship in Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Century India


X-5 - WOM08 : Women Travellers in Europe and Far Beyond (1750-1830): Exploration, Experience, Reflection
8UQ/OG/006 University Square
Network: Women and Gender Chair: Leonie Hannan
Organizer: Nataliia VoloshkovaDiscussant: Leonie Hannan
Sutapa Dutta : Defining Female Space and Agency: British Women Travelers to India in the Eighteenth Century
Tania Robles Ballesteros : Travelling to Gain Freedom: Germaine de Staël and Exile
Barbara Tetti : Ruins, Remains and Monuments: Charlotte Eaton’s Correspondence from Rome, 1816-1817
Nataliia Voloshkova : 'A Competent Witness': Mary Holderness and her Ethnographic Exploration of Crimea in the Early Nineteenth Century


Y-5 - WOM23 : Constructing Gender
11UQ/01/010 University Square
Network: Women and Gender Chairs: -
Organizers: -Discussants: -
Dijana Dijanic : Politics of Leisure Time
Ramona Mihaila , George Lazaroiu : The Instrumental Function of Gendered Citizenship and Symbolic Politics in the Social Construction of Labor Rights for Migrants
Olga Porshneva : Bolshevik Design of Gender Relations in the Early Soviet Period: Official Discourse and Social Practices (based on Materials from the Urals Region)
Jaswandi Wamburkar : Feminist Thought as Reflected in Women’s Magazines in India (Case Study of ‘Gruhlakshmi’, ‘Navi Gruhlakshmi’ and ‘Mahila’)



Thursday 5 April 2018 11.00 - 13.00
O-6 - WOM10 : The Two-supporter-model in Early Modern Scandinavia
PFC/02/016 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Women and Gender Chairs: -
Organizer: Karin Hassan JanssonDiscussant: Amy Erickson
Maria Ågren : The State as Master: Gender, State Formation and Commercialisation in Urban Sweden, 1650-1780
Pirita Frigren : Migrant Work and Supporting a Family: the Case of Finnish Merchant Sailors’ Households, 1830-1870
Sofia Maria Gustafsson : The Soldier’s Wife: The Solid Economic Base for the Swedish Army in the Eighteenth Century
AnnaSara Hammar : Households in Military Service. Changing Living Conditions among Swedish Sailor Families 1650-1750


X-6 - WOM07 : Secrets and Silences: Exploring the Hidden Lives of Families
8UQ/OG/006 University Square
Network: Women and Gender Chair: Shurlee Swain
Organizer: Birgitte SolandDiscussant: Shurlee Swain
Christina Benninghaus : Silence: Coping with Infertility in 19th Century Germany
Nara Milanich : Paternity Testing
Birgitte Soland : Vanishing Violence: The Mysterious Disappearance of Wife-Beating in Early-Twentieth Century Denmark
Mari Välimäki : Sons and Their Confidantes. The Relationship Between Sons and Mothers in a 17th Century Nordic Town
Karen Vallgårda : Ugly Intimacies and the Management of Knowledge in Danish 20th Century Divorces



Thursday 5 April 2018 14.00 - 16.00
V-7 - LAB06 : Gender, Military Labour and War Labour
6CP/01/035 6 College park, School of Sociology
Networks: Labour , Women and Gender Chair: Giulio Ongaro
Organizer: Fia SundevallDiscussant: Aurelia Martín Casares
Anders Ahlbäck : Military Officers as Paragons of Manly Virtue and Incarnations of Manly Vice in the Nordic Countries, circa 1920
Christine de Matos : The Occupied Home: Domestic Work, Gender and Power in the Allied Occupation of Germany, 1945-1950s
Esbjörn Larsson : On the Changing Perceptions of Women’s Role in the Nation’s Defence during the Age of Total War: the Introduction of Defence Service Training for Girls in Sweden during World War II
Fia Sundevall : Gender, Military Labour, and Swedish Cold War Economy: Challenging the ‘Peace Came, Women Left’ Paradigm


X-7 - WOM11 : Eastern Approaches to Gender
8UQ/OG/006 University Square
Network: Women and Gender Chairs: -
Organizers: -Discussants: -
Agnès Garcia-Ventura : The Myth of the Mesopotamian “Women’s Language”. Reflecting on the Relationship among Historiographical Myths, Gender Studies and Ancient History
Sophus Helle , Omar N'Shea : Between Soldier and Scholar: Competing Masculinities in Late Assyrian Royal Art
Sonia Wigh : From Rahasya to Lad?d?at – Translating Secrets of Sexuality in Early Modern India



Thursday 5 April 2018 16.30 - 18.30
V-8 - LAB08 : Labour on the Margins – Gender and the Complexities of Provision 1890-2016
6CP/01/035 6 College park, School of Sociology
Networks: Labour , Women and Gender Chair: Dorothy Sue Cobble
Organizer: Yvonne SvanströmDiscussant: Silke Neunsinger
Magaly Rodríguez García : Is Sex Work Work? The Debate Continues (1920s to the Present).
Yvonne Svanström : Unemployed and Forced to Labour: Vagrancy, Legislation and Gender in Sweden 1920s - 1950s
Frode Ulvund : Idle Women? Vagrancy, Forced Labour and Gender in Norway, c 1890-1940
Gillian Wylie : Devoured by a (Celtic) Tiger? Forced Labour in the Context of Ireland's Globalization and Beyond


X-8 - CUL16 : (Trans)national Feminist Practices in the Nordic Countries since the 1960s
8UQ/OG/006 University Square
Networks: Culture , Women and Gender Chair: Trine Rogg Korsvik
Organizers: Heidi Kurvinen, Arja TurunenDiscussant: Trine Rogg Korsvik
Elisabeth Elgán : 1970’s Feminist Activism: Archives vs Testimonies
Heidi Kurvinen : Feminist Practices in Swedish and Finnish Newsrooms 1970–1990: Interpreting Oral Histories and Media Texts
Arja Turunen : “I am a Feminist because I don’t fit in”: Life Stories of Finnish Second Wave Feminists
Hannah Yoken : Transnational Influences & Connections: Exploring Finnish and Swedish Feminist Magazines, 1970s–1990s.



Friday 6 April 2018 8.30 - 10.30
X-9 - WOM13 : Women's History Reconstructed
8UQ/OG/006 University Square
Network: Women and Gender Chairs: -
Organizers: -Discussants: -
Kristina Puljizevic : 19th Century Women in Dubrovnik Archives
Natalia Pushkareva : What did Russian Revolution gave for Women? Russian Scholarship 1917-2017 about Women's Participation and Women's Agency Before and During the Russian Revolution
Maria Sjöberg : Digital Biographies and Gender Blind Historiography: from Particular to General
Lisa Spanka : Gender History in Museums - between Demands for Representation and Thinking about New Ways of Storytelling


Y-9 - WOM25 : Gender and Institutional Care
11UQ/01/010 University Square
Network: Women and Gender Chairs: -
Organizers: -Discussants: -
Johanna Annola : Poor Relief Records in England and Finland: the Agency and Experiences of Female Workhouse Staff, 1840–1920
Dragica Cec : Experiences of Old Age among Female Poor–relief Recipients in Ljubljana in First Half of 19th Century
Sarah McHugh : The Institutional Care of Ireland's Elderly Female Population, 1845 - 1908



Friday 6 April 2018 11.00 - 13.00
C-10 - MAT07 : Gender, Status and Consumption
OSCR Lanyon Building
Networks: Material and Consumer Culture , Women and Gender Chair: Ilja Van Damme
Organizers: -Discussants: -
Aris Kafantogias : The Appearance of Vienna’s Middle Classes, Consumption and Group Identity on the Cusp of Industrialization
Nicoleta Roman : Women’s Objects and the Circulation of Goods in Mid-19th Century Romanian Provincial Urban Setting
Iryna Skubii : Ukrainian Male Consumer: between Soviet Ideology and Desire
Merja Uotila : Tailor-made Man. Men’s Clothing in the Early Nineteenth Century Finnish Countryside


O-10 - POL06 : Meet the Author: Karen Offen, The Woman Question in Modern France, 1400 - 1870 and Debating the Woman Question in the French Third Republic, 1870-1920 (Cambridge University Press)."
PFC/02/016 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Networks: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations , Women and Gender Chair: Anne Epstein
Organizer: Anne EpsteinDiscussants: Carolyn Eichner, Anne Epstein, Jean Pedersen, Sian Reynolds, Florence Rochefort
Karen Offen : The Woman Question in Modern France, 1400 - 1870 and Debating the Woman Question in the French Third Republic, 1870-1920


X-10 - WOM14 : Forgotten Women
8UQ/OG/006 University Square
Network: Women and Gender Chairs: -
Organizers: -Discussants: -
Nicola Hille : Gender and Memory: Marie Curie, Lise Meitner, Hedy Lamarr
Juan Ramón Moreno-Vera , Santiago Ponsoda-López de Atalaya : Woman, War and Art. Women Invisibility during the Napoleonic Occupation of Spain (1807-14): a QR Experience in History Education
Patrícia Santos Pedrosa , Lia Antunes : Female Portuguese Architects History: a Fundamental Act of Citizenship
Santiago Ponsoda-López de Atalaya , Juan Ramón Moreno-Vera : Woman, War and Art. Women Invisibility during the Napoleonic Occupation of Spain (1807-14): a QR Experience in History Education
Merike Ristikivi : First Estonian Female Lawyers and their Publications



Friday 6 April 2018 14.00 - 16.00
M-11 - ELI12 : Officers and Gentlemen
PFC/02/017 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Networks: Elites and Forerunners , Women and Gender Chair: Marja Vuorinen
Organizers: -Discussant: Jacopo Lorenzini
Tuula Okkonen : Protecting and Preserving Cultural Heritage in the Context of WWII and an Example of an Exceptional Expert
Konstantinos Raptis : Aristocratic Masculinities in Late 19th and Early 20th Century Central Europe
Alex Snellman : Uniformed Elites: Civil Uniforms as a Form of Imperial Power in Finland 1809–1917
Kati Toivanen : Between two Eras: a Soldier Building the New Autonomous Grand Duchy of Finland
Mikkel Venborg Pedersen : Gentlemen around 1900. Ideals, Culture, Equipment


N-11 - SPE01 : Displacement Does Not Have a Woman's Face: A Conversation between Historians and a Visual Artist
PFC/02/018 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Networks: Ethnicity and Migration , Oral History , Politics, Citizenship, and Nations , Women and Gender Chair: Bettina Brandt
Organizer: Bettina BrandtDiscussants: Bettina Brandt, Anne Epstein, Marianna Muravyeva, Marlou Schrover, Andrea Strutz, Raisa Maria Toivo
Anna Konik , Bettina Brandt : Displacement does not have a Woman’s face: a Conversation between Historians and a Visual Artist


X-11 - WOM15 : Violence against Women
8UQ/OG/006 University Square
Networks: Criminal Justice , Women and Gender Chair: Manon van der Heijden
Organizers: -Discussant: Manon van der Heijden
Cinzia Meraviglia , Martina Toma : Femicide in Italy as a Modern Witch-craze?


Y-11 - WOM21 : Women's Network
11UQ/01/010 University Square
Network: Women and Gender Chairs: -
Organizers: -Discussants: -
Vera Bianchi : The Anarchist Women's Groups Syndikalistischer Frauenbund (Syndicalist Women's Union) and Mujeres Libres (Free Women) in the Interwar Period.
Susanna Erlandsson : Gendered Diplomacy in World War II London
Georgeta Nazarska : Social Networks of Educated Female Elites in Bulgaria (first half of 20th century)



Friday 6 April 2018 16.30 - 18.30
X-12 - WOM04 : Roundtable: Gender Revisited: How Do We Use Gender in Academia and Beyond
8UQ/OG/006 University Square
Network: Women and Gender Chair: Marianna Muravyeva
Organizer: Marianna MuravyevaDiscussants: Marie Bennedahl, Eileen Boris, Bettina Brandt, Karen Offen, Andrea Peto, Julia Roth, Raisa Maria Toivo


Y-12 - WOM16 : Modelling the Body: Gender, Representation and Consumtion
11UQ/01/010 University Square
Networks: Material and Consumer Culture , Women and Gender Chairs: -
Organizers: -Discussants: -
Matleena Frisk : Consumer Products Shaping Gender in the Mid-20th Century Finland: Disposable Menstrual Products and Men’s Deodorants
Conor Heffernan : Body Work, Empowerment and the Female Form: the Case of Irish Physical Culture
Marina Hilber : Female Bodies in Scholarly Practice. On the Representation of Women in Gynaecological and Obstetric Case Studies (1870-1900)
Charlotte Keighron : Barbara Johnson’s Fashion Album: Dress and Female Identity in England, 1746-1823



Saturday 7 April 2018 8.30 - 10.30
T-13 - REL03 : Gender, Religion and Action in Early Modern Europe
PFC/03/011 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Networks: Religion , Women and Gender Chair: Isabel dos Guimarães Sá
Organizer: Silvia EvangelistiDiscussants: -
Silvia Evangelisti : Imagining Missions in the Early Modern Spanish Empire
Liise Lehtsalu : A Welcome Presence: Third Order Women Religious in Seventeenth- and Eighteenth-century Bergamo and Bologna
Sarah Moran : Women at Work: Financial Administration at the Court Beguinages of the Low Countries


X-13 - WOM17 : Gender Ideologies and Stereotypes
8UQ/OG/006 University Square
Network: Women and Gender Chairs: -
Organizers: -Discussants: -
Audrey Bonvin : Faith, Family and Feminism Gender Expectations and Perceptions through the Revolution of Moral Re-Armament
Emre Güler : Being a Modern Man: Representations of Masculinity In Early Turkish Republican Novels (1924-1951)
Lenka Kratka : From Independence to Dependence and Back – Everyday Life of Czechoslovak Seafarers’ Wives under State Socialism



Saturday 7 April 2018 11.00 - 13.00
F-14 - CRI15 : The Criminal Women
MAP/OG/006 Maths and Physics
Networks: Criminal Justice , Women and Gender Chair: David Churchill
Organizers: -Discussant: David Churchill
Haia Shpayer-Makov : Police Encounters with Women in the Streets of British Cities, 1880-1920
Serena Simoni : Queenpins of Organized Crime: Violent Women in Colombia
Jo Turner : Discharged Prisoners’ Aid Societies: Assisting Women Leaving Prison in Late Nineteenth Century England
Charlotte Wildman : Deviant Domesticity: Gender, Crime and the Family in Britain, 1918-1979


Q-14 - WOM20 : Religion and Gender
PFC/03/005 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Women and Gender Chairs: -
Organizers: -Discussants: -
Dominika Gruziel : European Roman Catholic Social Reformers’ “Turn to Habit” as a Strategy of Developing Modern Pious Womanhood at the Turn of the XIX and XX Century
David Martínez Vilches : The Immaculate Conception as a Model of Femininity in Nineteenth-century Spain: a Gender Perspective


U-14 - WOM24 : Gender, Migration and Mobility
PFC/03/030 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Women and Gender Chairs: -
Organizers: -Discussants: -
Carolyn Eichner : Reconceptualizing Frenchness: Feminists and Late 19th-Century Global Empire"
Allyson Hobbs : Safe Travels: African American Women and the Myth of the “Open Road” in Mid- Twentieth Century America
Conchi Villar : Female Immigration in an Industrial City of Southern Europe, Barcelona 1930
Onur Yamaner : Syrian Women Refugees in Turkey: Mothers as New Providers, Young Girls as Second Wives with the Focus on Gender based Discrimination


X-14 - WOM18 : Oral Histories and Representaion of Women's Work
8UQ/OG/006 University Square
Network: Women and Gender Chairs: -
Organizers: -Discussants: -
Eloisa Betti , Liliosa Azara : Women and Mines in Sardinia Island (1920-1970): Archives, Oral History and Audio-visual Sources
Pilar Dominguez Prats , Pilar Dominguez : The Representation of Labor in the International Labor Organization (ILO) through Autobiographical Accounts of two Union Leaders Women



Saturday 7 April 2018 14.00 - 16.00
X-15 - WOM19 : LGBTQI and Same-sex Marriage
8UQ/OG/006 University Square
Networks: Sexuality , Women and Gender Chairs: -
Organizers: -Discussants: -
Jacobus A. Du Pisani : The Constitution, Churches and Gay Rights: South African Case Studies
Martin J. Goessl : Acceptable vs. Impossible: the Legal Introduction of a Same-sex Partnership Law in Austria and the Normative Power of Defining Political Positions
Sylvie Lausberg : Asymmetry between Belgian Laws on LGBT Rights and Abortion Legislation with Comparative Analysis of Neighbouring Countries. Why Belgium should Repeal Abortion of the Penal Code
Hanna Markusson Winkvist , Eva Borgström : Female Couples in the Swedish Women's Movement