Bodies. Big Data. Believers
Twists, Turns and Challenges in 21st Century Gender Research.
28th to 29thApril 2016.
The aim of this international and interdisciplinary conference is to explore and advance the 21st century research in gender and body dynamics beyond existing theoretical and methodological and empirical perspectives.
Torsdag den 28. april
15.00 – 15.45: REGISTRATION & COFFEE
15.45 - 16.00: WELCOME by Birgitte Sloth, Prodean at the Faculty of Social Science, Maria Ventegodt Liisberg, Department Director The Danish Institute for Human Rights and Hilda Rømer Christensen, Head of the Coordination for Gender Research.
16.00 – 17.30: KEYNOTE: Professor Ratna Kapur, Institute of Global Law and Policy, Harvard Law School, New Dehli. On "Bodies that Matter" - Precarious Subjects, Human Rights, and Moving Beyond Cologne.
Chair: Hanne Petersen, professor, Faculty of Law, University of Copenhagen
17.30 – 18.00: Kraka-prisen/Kraka award
18.00 – 18.30: CULTURAL EVENTS
- Introduction to the exhibition GERDA WEGENER - The unusual story of a love between painter and muse that transcends gender boundaries at Arken Museum of Modern Art.
- Music performance by Karina Willumsen
Fredag den 29. april
(Location: Keynotes in auditorium 35.01.05 and workshops in: 35.3.13, 35.3.20, 2.0.18, 2.2.02, 4.0.02)
9.00 – 9.30: WELCOME & COFFEE
9.30 – 10.45: KEYNOTE: Professor Leslie McCall, Department of Sociology at Northwestern University, Chicago. On Quantitative and Big Data Approaches to the Study of Intersectionality.
Chair: Hilda Rømer Christensen, Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, University of Copenhagen
10.45 – 11.00: BREAK
11.00 – 12.30: WORKSHOP SESSION I
- Quantitative Methodologies/Big data (Location: 35.3.20)
- Diagnosis systems (Location: 2.0.18)
- Refugees, migration and global mobility (Location: 35.3.13)
- Gender, Work and Organization (Location: 2.2.02)
- Ethnography, Bodies and Gender (Location: 4.0.02)
12.30 – 13.30: LUNCH
13.30 – 15.00: WORKSHOP SESSION II
- Religion and Gender (Location: 2.0.18)
- Feminist Economy (Location: 2.2.02)
- Reproductive Technologies (Location: 35.3.13)
- Fat, Fitness, Pharma, Food (Location: 35.3.20)
15.00 – 15.15: BREAK
15.15 – 16.30: KEYNOTE: Associate Professor Andrea C. White, Faculty of Union Theological Seminary, New York
Chair: Johanne Stubbe Kristensen, Associate professor, Faculty of Theology, University of Copenhagen
16.30 – 16.45: GOODBYE
18.00: CONFERENCE DINNER: The conference dinner will be at the historic restaurant of the Workers´ Museum Café and Pub ‘1892’.
Location: At Rømersgade 22.