European Feminist Research Conferences
Every three years, ATGENDER organizes together with a partner institution the big European Feminist Research Conference (EFRC), which represents one of the major opportunities for feminist, queer and gender studies scholars, activists, artists and policy makers to gather and exchange experiences.
2018: Göttingen, Germany
10th European Feminist Research Conference
On September 12-15, 2018, the 10th EFRC will take place! Co-organized by ATGENDER, FG Gender and the University of Göttingen, it will gather scholars, activists, policy makers and students reflecting on the theme “Difference, Diversity, Diffraction: Confronting Hegemonies and Dispossessions“. Visit the conference website to find out more about the CfP, registration (for free!), keynote speakers, travel grants available for ATGENDER members, and much more.
2015: Rovaniemi, Finland
9th European Feminist Research Conference
The 9th EFRC, titled “Sex & Capital,” was organized by the University of Lapland in cooperation with ATGENDER. This conference reflected the diversity of women’s and gender studies and represented cutting-edge scholarship.
2012: Budapest, Hungary
8th European Feminist Research Conference
The theme of the 2012 edition of the EFRC was “The Politics of Location Revisited: Gender@2012.” This conference was organized by ATGENDER and the Gender Studies Department at Central European University, and was attended by hundreds of participants.
Previous European Feminist Research Conferences took place in several countries, organized by various universities part of the ATHENA network:
7th European Feminist Research Conference
Gendered Cultures at the Crossroads of Imagination, Knowledge and Politics
Utrecht, The Netherlands, 4-7 June 2009
6th European Gender Research Conference
Gender and Citizenship in a Multicultural Context
University of Łódź, Poland, 31 August – 3 September 2006
5th European Feminist Research Conference
Gender and Power in the New Europe
Centre for Gender Studies, Lund University, Sweden, 20-24 August 2003
4th European Feminist Research Conference
Body Gender Subjectivity: Crossing Disciplinary and Institutional Borders
Bologna, Italy, 28 September-1 October 2000
3rd European Feminist Research Conference
Shifting Bonds, Shifting Bounds
University of Coimbra, Portugal, 8-12 July 1997
2nd European Feminist Research Conference
Feminist Perspectives on Technology, Work and Ecology
Graz, Austria, 5–9 July 1994
1st European Feminist Research Conference
Women in a Changing Europe
Ålborg Universitetscenter, Denmark, 18-22 August, 1991