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Sexualities Summer School

Alena Kiel, PhD candidate, School of English, Irish and Communication, University of Limerick, writes about the Sexualities Summer School at the University of Manchester. Their attendance was funded by the Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences. The twelfth annual Sexualities Summer School was held at the University of Manchester on May 20-24 2019. Having… Continue reading Sexualities Summer School

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UL Hosts “Sex, Gender and Citizenship” Workshop and Guest Lecture by Queer Theorist Jack Halberstam

University of Limerick’s School of English, Irish, and Communication, in conjunction with the Gender Arc @ UL and the School of Education hosted a day workshop entitled “Gender, Sexuality, and Citizenship” on Wednesday, 21st February, followed by a guest lecture from prominent queer theorist, transgender activist and educator Professor Jack Halberstam (Columbia University, New York).… Continue reading UL Hosts “Sex, Gender and Citizenship” Workshop and Guest Lecture by Queer Theorist Jack Halberstam

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Mná na hÉireann at Big Berks

By Dr Ciara Breathnach, Department of History. I was delighted when our Lightning Session on Irish women social justice, migration and the city, 1850-1980 was accepted at the 17th The Berkshire Conference on the History of Women, Genders, and Sexualities. It was hosted by Hofstra University in Hempstead, NY on June 1-4, 2017. Big Berkshire… Continue reading Mná na hÉireann at Big Berks