Author Archives: feministmemory

Review: New Femininities. Postfeminism, Neoliberalism and Subjectivity

New Feminities. Postfeminism, Neoliberalism and Subjectivity. Edited by Rosalind Gill and Christina Scharff. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. 2013. [Review copy provided by Palgrave Macmillan] What concepts are needed for studying gender, media and culture in the twenty-first century? For folks interested … Continue reading

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cfp: Feminism and (Un)Hacking

Journal of Peer Production (JoPP) — CFP for Special Issue on Feminism and (Un)Hacking Editors: Shaowen Bardzell, Lilly Nguyen, Sophie Toupin There has been a recent growth in interest in feminist approaches to practices like hacking, tinkering, geeking and making. … Continue reading

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Event: DIY Citizenship – Critical Making, Activism & Design (28 May 2014)

Here’s an event this month that I will be speaking at: DIY Citizenship – Critical Making, Activism & Design A one-day symposium and book launch examining do-it-yourself citizenship in making, activism and design. Wednesday 28th May, 10am – 6pm Hosted … Continue reading

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Video: Feminism in the Media

  Speaker(s): Natalie Hanman, Lola Okolosie, Tracey Reynolds Chair: Dr Sadie Wearing Recorded on 10 December 2013 in Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building. The panellists will interrogate current representations of feminism in the media and share interventionist strategies that … Continue reading

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cfp: Interdisciplinary Conference on Kate Millett

CFP DEADLINE EXTENDED: 14 March 2014 Flying: An Interdisciplinary Conference on Kate Millett 30 May 2014, School of Arts, Birkbeck University of London. Supported by the Feminist Review Trust. Keynote: Victoria Hesford (SUNY Stony Brook University), author of Feeling Women’s … Continue reading

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cfp: Black British Women’s Writing: Tracing the Tradition and New Directions

SECOND CALL FOR PAPERS: Black British Women’s Writing: Tracing the Tradition and New Directions 9 July 2014, University of Brighton, UK ***Deadline for Abstracts: 1 February 2014*** Keynote Speaker: Bernardine Evaristo Evening Readings by: Dorothea Smartt, Jay Bernard, Katy Massey and Sheree Mack Following … Continue reading

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Hot Topic: Feminist Memory Project

From Kirsten McCrea on Vimeo: “Hot Topic is an ongoing art project that investigates the role of artist-as-memory-keeper through the creation of an alternate cannon of feminist portraits. Begun in 2006, the series now comprises 80 paintings celebrating a diverse range … Continue reading

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