SOAS University of London

Centre for Gender Studies

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2019

January

February

March

07/03/19
12/03/19
14/03/19

June

July

October

10/10/19
  • Gender in the Hostile Environment
  • Dr Arianne Shahvisi (Brighton and Sussex Medical School), Chair: Dr Awino Okech (SOAS)
  • Since its inception in 1948, the NHS has had a complex relationship to power and coloniality, but the rise of the “hostile environment” in recent years has forced the health service into more obvious complicity with racist government agendas.

14/10/19

November

12/11/19
  • Symposium on the critical role of Interdisciplinary thinking
  • Professor Cristina Dondi (Oxford), Dr Dan Plesch (SOAS), Dr Matti Pohjonen (SOAS), Feja Lesniewska (SOAS), Dr Awino Okech (SOAS), Dr Dr Annabel de Frece (SOAS), Dr Manjeet Ramgotra (SOAS), Virginia McLean (Learn2Think), Rhian Sellier (Learn2Think)
14/11/19
  • Dance Floor Divas: Fieldwork, Fabulation, and Fathoming in Queer Bangalore
  • Kareem Khubchandani (Tufts University), Rahul Rao (SOAS)
  • Tracing the researcher’s encounters on and off the dance floor during fieldwork on queer nightlife in Bangalore, this presentation argues for the usefulness of ethnography as a critical method for studying fun, play, and pleasure in South Asia.

21/11/19

December

12/12/19