Conference Intimately Material, 20-21 May 2024 – programme

Conference “Intimately Material – Violence, Social reproduction and Queerness in transition” 20-21 May 2024, European University Institute, Florence, Italy While the end of the 20th century saw a resurgence of socialist politics in developing countries, especially in Latin America, other global events told a different story. The collapse of the socialist bloc in Central and […]

Report – Workshop “Writing Women, Making History” 11-12 March 2024

Report on the Workshop Writing Women, Making History Literature and the Study of Women’s Past Lives, 11-12 March 2024. organised by the EUI Queer and Feminist Studies Working Group and Public History Working Group (Giselle Bernard, Louisa Niesen and Zsófia Veszely) and Biblioteca Femminista, Firenze As part of a series of researcher-led events at the […]

CfP: Young Scholars Forum on Histories of Gender, Sexuality and Migration – deadline: 15 March 2024

Eighth Annual Young Scholars Forum Pacific Office of the GHI in Berkeley 21-22 October 2024 Conveners: Isabel Richter (GHI Pacific Office Berkeley) and Benno Gammerl (European University Institute Florence) The Pacific Office of the German Historical Institute Washington at UC Berkeley is soliciting proposals for papers to be presented at the Eighth Annual Young Scholars […]

Workshop – Writing women, making history – 11 March 2024

This workshop, organised by the Queer and Feminist Studies Working Group, aims to celebrate International Women’s Day together with the Biblioteca Femminista, a volunteer organisation collecting and lending feminist books in central Florence, and a meeting and organising space for different local activist groups. For more information and to register, please refer to the event […]

Abortion in Early Modern Italy – 19 February, EUI

Abortion in Early Modern Italy Book presentation by John Christopoulos (University of British Columbia) 19 February, 17:00, Villa Salviati (Sala del Torrino) and via Zoom Please register to get a seat or the Zoom link

Representing trans stories: Screening and discussion of CAER (CAUGHT) by Nicola Mai

Olenka, Violeta, Nicoletta (coordinator of Vivian Love street unit), Jem and Roberta The Transgender Day of Remembrance is observed every year on November 20. It memorialises the victims of violence against trans people. For this year’s Remembrance Day, Riccardo Bulgarelli and Chiara Lacroix from the Queer and Feminist Studies Working Group brought researchers, activists, and […]