Trondheim 19 October 2018

Gender & Representation II

– Graduate Conference

In October 2018, NTNU Gender Studies hosted a graduate conference on research conducted across the humanities with a focus on gender. Presenters consisted of PhD and postdoctoral researchers, as well as a guest lecturer from NTNU and a keynote speaker. This was the second annual Gender & Representation conference in Norway, with the first having been held on 3 November 2017 at the University of Oslo. 

All talks were open to the public. 

Keynote Speaker

Marianne Blidon (Associate Professor, Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, France)
Lecture: Representations, a battlefield for gender studies

Guest Speaker

Libe García Zarranz (Associate Professor of Literature in English, NTNU)
Lecture: Staying with the Trouble: Response-able Ethics in Canadian Trans Fictions

Time and place

Friday, 19 October 2018  ||  10:15 – 18:15

NTNU Dragvoll  ||  Trondheim, Norway 


Schedule

Dragvoll D4 Auditorium

10:15 – 10:30 Introductory speech by Siri Sørensen (Assoc Prof, Head of Centre for Gender Studies, NTNU)
10:30 – 11:30 Panel 1: Performance & film
11:30 – 12:00 Guest speaker: Libe García Zarranz (Assoc Prof, NTNU)

12:00 – 13:00 Lunch break

Dragvoll D6 Auditorium

13:00 – 14:30 Panel 2: Literature
14:30 – 15:15 Keynote speaker: Marianne Blidon (Paris 1-Panthéon Sorbonne University, Paris, France)
 
Coffee break

15:30 – 17:00 Panel 3: History, family & law
17:00 – 18:00 Panel 4: Technology & information

18:00 – 18:15 Closing remarks

Download Conference Schedule and Abstracts (pdf)