DEADLINE 20 JUNE 2019 Open to all feminists, in all bodies Living whilst feminist in a patriarchal society comes with both great reward and great risk. It is an act of courage. So much of our experience of living is filtered through our bodies. Norms, myths, and cultural standards shape the way that we and… Continue reading Call for Submissions – Living While Feminist
To everyone who submitted pieces to Living While Feminist, thank you so much for your energy, honesty, and the time you took to craft your submissions. By the end of the submissions period I received more than 200 000 words in over 200 submissions. The process of reading through your submissions was an extremely interesting,… Continue reading Final Selection has been made
The publishers are now in the process of reviewing, and as soon as they confirm Jen will let the successful writers know. Thank you again for your patience!
Thank you! Wow! We received 219 pieces totalling more than 200 000 words for this collection. Thank you to all of you who sent your pieces through for consideration. It’s an honour to read them. What happens now? Jen Thorpe, the editor for the collection, has read through all of the pieces and has begun… Continue reading Update: Submissions to Living While Feminist
This Friday and Saturday, Stellenbosch University is hosting a conference on the spaces for women within institutions in South Africa. The conference is being hosted by the Stellenbosch Institute for Advanced Study in Africa and hosts a range of presenters. The Programme is as Follows: DAY 1: Friday 26 July 8 – 9: Arrival and… Continue reading Feminist Institutionalism Conference 26 and 27 July, 2019
Thank you to all the writers who submitted their pieces. Over 100 submissions were received. The pieces are now being reviewed and everyone will receive an email to accept or reject their submission by August 30, 2019.
Rape Crisis Cape Town Trust has a vision of a South Africa in which women are safe in their communities and where the criminal justice system supports and empowers survivors of rape and other sexual offences and acts as a deterrent to perpetrators of crime. Their mission is to promote safety in communities, to reduce… Continue reading Living While Feminist proceeds will go to the Rape Crisis Cape Town Trust
What spaces are left for women in the South African State SECOND CALL FOR PAPERS 26-27 July 2019 Stellenbosch Institute for Advanced Studies (STIAS) Organized by Professor Amanda Gouws, SARChI Chair in Gender Politics Stellenbosch University The South African transition to democracy in the early 1990s was regarded as remarkable, also on account of the… Continue reading Call for Papers: Feminist Institutionalism
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