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Feminism and (Political) Progress, 13-14 May 2016

Keynote: Dr Lorna Finlayson, University of Essex

Conference organising committee: Sarah Bufkin, Dan Iley-Williamson, Pietro Intropi, Jack Kellam, Johannes Kniess, Orlando Lazar-Gillard, Sabrina Martin, Maria Gomez Ruiz, Chi Chi Shi, Rebecca Shortt, Ross Speer, Annette Zimmermann


Friday, 13 May, 2016

10 a.m. Registration

10.45 a.m. Panel 1 | Seminar Room A
Chair: Sabrina Martin, Discussant: Professor Teresa Bejan

Lauren Power (University of Cambridge): “Maybe the fourth wave is online”: webbing everyday feminist practices

Rebecca Carson (Kingston University): Indigenous feminism and the problems of historical periodisation: who gets to claim the fourth wave?

12.00 p.m. Lunch | Common Room

12.45 p.m. Panel 2 | Seminar Room A
Chair: Chi Chi Shi, Discussant: Dr Sophie Smith

Julia Jeong Hyun Park (University of Oxford): Retroactive Justice in the Temporal Imagination: Time Discourse and the Silencing of the ‘Comfort Women’

Amelia Horgan (Queen Mary University of London): “Just say no“: a genealogy of sexual consent

2.00 p.m. Tea Break | Common Room

2.15 p.m. Panel 3 | Lecture Theatre
Chair: Annette Zimmermann, Discussant: Dr Maeve McKeown

Melanie Brazell (Humboldt University Berlin/Transformative Justice Collective): Responsibility for Sexual Violence: Dialogues with I.M. Young and the Community Accountability Movement

Sanjana Govindarajan (University of Bayreuth): Structure before Virtue: Collective Solutions to Epistemic Injustice

3.30 p.m. Tea Break | Common Room

3.45 p.m. Keynote 1 | Lecture Theatre
Dr Lorna Finlayson (University of Essex): title t.b.a.

5.00 p.m. Informal drinks | The King’s Arms, 40 Holywell St

7.00 p.m. Dinner for speakers and organisers | Al Shami, 25 Walton Crescent
(other participants welcome to join at own cost)

Saturday, 14 May, 2016

10.00 a.m. Panel 4 | Lecture Theatre
Chairs: Dan Iley-Williamson, Ross Speer, Discussant: Dr Alice Baderin

Jana Cattien (University of Cambridge): Feminist Epistemology and the Question of Difference Reconfigured

Mirjam Müller (Humboldt University Berlin): Gender Specific Exploitation – A Structural Account

11.15 a.m. Light Brunch / Tea Break | Common Room

11.45 a.m. Concluding Roundtable | Lecture Theatre
Chair: Professor Liz Frazer
Speakers: Dr Lorna Finlayson, Professor Karma Nabulsi

1.00 p.m. Conference End

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