Queer Pedagogies workshop, 30-31 May 2022

This workshop is organized by the queer and feminist studies working group and its aim is to create a space where practitioners, academics and activists from across Europe and beyond gather to discuss various themes related to queer pedagogies. Promoting the acceptance of sexual and gender diversity in education is increasingly under attack across Europe […]

The ‘Peripheries’ of Gender and Sexuality

Join a Max Weber Multidisciplinary Research Workshop with Fellows Anna Dobrowolska (MWF-HEC), Gözde Kılıç (MWF-HEC), Revital Madar (MWF-LAW), Zala Pavšič (MWF-HEC) and Edit Frenyo (MWF-LAW). This workshop brings together researchers working on topics related to sexuality and gender in places often defined as the ‘peripheries’, both in Europe and beyond. While acknowledging the problematic character […]

Making LGBTQ+ memories and histories. A dialogue with the activists

WHEN: 8 April 2022, 16:00 – 18:00 CET WHERE: Scuola Normale Superiore, Sala l’Altana, Palazzo Strozzi, Piazza Strozzi, Firenze As part of the first LGBT+ History Month Italia, the EUI Queer and Feminist Studies Working Group and the Scuola Normale Superiore organise a public event in the city of Florence entitled “Memorie e storie collettive […]

Out in the outskirts: LGBTQ+ lives beyond metropoles

Time: 22 March 2022, 14:00 – 19:00 CET Place: Teatro, Badia Fiesolana The EUI Queer and Feminist Studies Working Group is organising a round-table session to present and discuss recent research on the experience of non-metropolitan LGBTQ+ communities. Given that in the last decades LGBTQ+ history research has consistently focused on big cities such as Budapest, London and New York, […]

Talk: A Camera of her Own: Elisa Zonaro

Date: Monday, 07 March 2022 Time: 17:00 to 19:00 Place: Villa Salviati, Sala del Consiglio In this working group event, Alev Berberoğlu discusses Elisa Zonaro, an Italian professional photographer in the nineteenth-century Ottoman capital. Elisa Zonaro (1863-1946) was an Italian professional photographer active in the late nineteenth-century Ottoman capital during the reign of Sultan Abdülhamid […]

Visual and material history of sexualisation – session on 28 February 2022

Date and time: 28 February 2022, 17:30 – 18:30 CET Place: Refectory, Badia Fiesolana (and in zoom) The Visual and Material History Working Group and the Queer and Feminist Studies Interdisciplinary Working Group host a joint session at the crossroads of gender history and material culture. This workshop aims to conduct a reflection on how […]