Serena Belligoli

EUI LAW alumna elected first female President of the Italian Constitutional Court

EUI LAW alumna Marta Cartabia has made history by being the first woman elected President of the Italian Constitutional Court. Dr. Cartabia was elected on the 11th of December 2019 with 14 out of 15 votes in her favour, as she herself abstained from voting. She will hold the office until the end of her […]

The GENDER-NET project

GENDER-NET is a pilot transnational research policy initiative funded by the European Commission under the Science in Society work programme of the seventh Framework Programme (FP7), designed to address the common challenges still facing European research institutions in achieving gender equality in research and innovation.

A Political Theory of Sex Post-#MeToo

 Friday 22 June 2018 at 14:30 – Sala degli Stemmi, Villa Salviati, EUI Speake: Heidi Matthews (Osgoode Hall Law School, York University) ABSTRACT: Over the last 6 months, the so-called #MeToo ‘movement’ has deplatformed countless celebrity men accused of various forms of ‘sexual misconduct,’ ranging from forcible rape to bad date behaviour. For the first […]

The Languages of Sexual Equality in Western Europe, 1950-1970

Wednesday 20 June 2018 at 5:00 PM – Seminar Room 2, Badia Fiesolana ‘ Presentation organised by the LGBTIQ Interdisciplinary Working Group Speaker: Julia Maclachlan (University of Manchester) Abstract: Julia’s PhD project investigates the transnational flows of scientific and social knowledge, which shaped the understanding and experience of sexually dissident masculinities in Britain in a period […]

History of Sexuality

1 June 2018 – 13:00-18:00, Sala del Torrino – Villa Salviati – Workshop organised by Prof. Pieter Judson (EUI) This workshop features presentations of diverse works-in-progress in the social, cultural, legal, and political History of Sexuality by four current researchers in the department of History and Civilization and by Professor Mark Cornwall of the University of […]

Improve your Work-Environment and Research with a New look on Gender

13 June 2018, 14.00 – 17.00, Seminar room (villa Malafrasca) The workshop will provide an opportunity to learn some tools and techniques to ensure that “gender” is taken into account in the work-place, in the coordination of research, and in research. It will focus first on integrating a gender component into research and related coordination […]