Cracow Conference

2016 International Conference on Gender Studies

24-25 June 2016 – Cracow, Poland

organised by Interdisciplinary Research Foundation

 Keynote speaker: Prof. Irina NovikovaUniversity of Latvia

The conference seeks to explore the past and current status of men and women around the world, to examine the ways in which society is shaped by gender and to situate gender in relation to the full scope of human affairs.
Papers are invited on topics related, but not limited, to:
  •  gender equality
  •  women’s rights and women’s history
  •  gender and education
  •  women and leadership
  •  women’s and men’s health
  •  gender and sexuality
  •  gender and religion
  •  gender and literature
The conference is addressed to academics, researchers and professionals with a particular interest related to the conference topic. We invite proposals from various disciplines including history, sociology, political studies, anthropology, culture studies and literature. The language of the conference is English.
Proposals up to 250 words and a brief biographical note should be sent by 10 March, 2016 to:
Dr Olena Lytovka Download Paper proposal form.
Selected papers will be published in the post-conference volume.
Full registration fee – 150 EUR or 650 PLN          
Student registration fee – 115 EUR or 500 PLN
Conference Venue:
International Cultural Centre, Rynek Główny 25, 31-008 Kraków