Trondheim 19 October 2018

Gender & Representation II

– Graduate Conference

NTNU Gender Studies is pleased to announce it will host a graduate conference on research conducted across the humanities with a focus on gender. Presenters will consist of PhD and postdoctoral researchers, as well as a guest lecturer from NTNU and a keynote speaker. This is 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 are open to the public. No need to register in advance. Coffee and refreshments will be served.

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 


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)