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Department of Culture and Global Studies

Oslo, 25-27 August 2017

Final Program

New Nordic Feminisms?

Oslo University, Norway,
25-27 August 2017

 

Place: Universitetet i Oslo, Blindern: Niels Treschows hus, HF-12

Address: Niels Henrik Abels vei 36

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Friday 25 August 2017

10:15-11:00
Meeting organizing committee

11:00-11:45 
Arrival and registration

11:45-12:15
Lunch

12:15-12:30
WELCOME

Beatrice Halsaa (Oslo University) and Pauline Stoltz (Aalborg University)

12:30-14:00
KEYNOTE 

Chair: Suvi Keskinen (University of Turku/ Helsinki University)

Transversal Mourning and Coloniality: Towards Transformative Justice for Common Futures 
Encarnacion Gutierrez Rodriguez (Justus-Liebig-University)

14:00-14:15
Coffee/Tea

14:15-16:00
PAPER SESSION 1

Chair: Pauline Stoltz (Aalborg University)
Discussant: Mia Liinasson (Gothenburg University)

The ‘Crisis’ of White Hegemony, Neonationalist Femininities and Antiracist Feminism 
Suvi Keskinen (University of Turku/ Helsinki University)

Dilemmas of citizenship: New Challenges for Feminism in Times of Right-wing Mobilization
Birte Siim (Aalborg University)

16:00-16:15 
Coffee/Tea

16:15-18:15 
PAPER SESSION 2

Chair: Suvi Keskinen, (University of Turku/ Helsinki University)
Discussant: Stine Bang Svendsen (Norwegian University of Science and Technology)

Making noise, making room: tackling the whiteness norm in the Finnish LGBTI movement
Nina Järviö (Helsinki University

Marching for pride? Towards a history of lgbt activist visibility in Norway
Elisabeth Engebretsen (Oslo University)

19:00
Workshop dinner
Place: Niels Treschows hus, HF-12


Saturday 26 August 2017

08.30-10:00
KEYNOTE

Chair: Beatrice Halsaa (Oslo University)

Decolonizing Feminism in the North
Keynote: Rauna Kuokkanen (University of Toronto)

10:00-10:15 
Coffee/Tea

10:15-12:15
PAPER SESSION 3

Chair: Beatrice Halsaa (Oslo University)
Discussant: Ina Knobblock (Lund University)

The Sami, Indigeneity and shades of whiteness
Astri Dankertsen (Bodø University)

Unhu-ubuntu indigenous feminism: Rethinking friendship and sisterhood in Nordic feminist practice
Faith Mkweshia (Helsinki University)

12:15-13:00 
Lunch

13:00-14:00
PAPER SESSION 4

Chair: Christel Stormhøj (Roskilde University)
Discussant: Elisabeth Stubberud (KUN centre for gender equality)

Mobilisation from below, integration from above? A study on the impact of the women's organisations in the Norwegian Anti-discrimination Reform
Johanna Hjertquist (Oslo University)

14:00-14:15
Coffee/Tea

14:15-16:15
PRESENTATION SESSION 

Chair: Diana Mulinari (Lund University)

Feminist Movement in Political Turbulences in the MENA
Susan Rakhsh (MiRA-centre)

Film
Amany El Gharib (FOKUS - Forum for kvinner og Utviklingsspørgsmål)

16:15-16:45
PUBLICATION BRAINSTORM

Chair: Beatrice Halsaa (Oslo University) and Diana Mulinari (Lund University)

Dinner (not arranged) 


Sunday 27 August 2017

09:45-10:00 
Coffee/Tea 

10:00-12:00 
APPLICATION BRAINSTORM

Chair: Pauline Stoltz (Aalborg University)

12:00-12:30
Lunch

12:30-13:00
Goodbyes

13:00-
Meeting organizing committee

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Contact


Project coordiator Pauline Stoltz 


Research assistant Anna Stegger Gemzøe


Project secretary Marianne Ellersgaard

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