International Mobilizations On Women's Rights Issues During The Cold War

9.00: Welcome coffee

 

9.30: Introduction

  • Ioana Cîrstocea, CNRS, CESSP

 

9.45-12.45: Session 1: INSTITUTIONS

  • Francisca DE HAAN (Central European University):“Lifting the Curtain on Socialist Women’s Contributions to the Global Women’s Rights Agenda During the Cold War”
  • Kristen R. GHODSEE (University of Pennsylvania):“Second World, Second Sex: Women's Rights and Cold War Competition at the United Nations, 1968-1989”
  • Ireen DUBEL (independent scholar, Amsterdam):“Feminist Triangles: Feminist Tales and Travels in Dutch Development Cooperation”
  • Chair: Jocelyn Olcott, Duke University

 

1.00: Lunch

 

2.00-4.00: Session 2: ENCOUNTERS AND EXCHANGES

  • Sara PANATA (University of Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne):“Mobilizing Different Sororities: Nigerian Women International Mobilizations during the Cold War Period (1947-1963)"
  • Chiara BONFIGLIOLI (University College Cork):“Representing Women’s Non-Aligned Encounters: A View from Yugoslavia”
  • Chair: Kristen Ghodsee, University of Pensylvania

 

4.00-4.30: Coffee break

 

4.30-6.30: Session 3: NETWORKING

  • Jocelyn OLCOTT (Duke University):“Encounters with a New DAWN:  Global South-Based Women’s Activism and the Geopolitics of Gender Mainstreaming”
  • Ioana CÎRSTOCEA (CNRS, CESSP, Paris):“Producing Global Feminism (1975-1995). Sociology of a (post)Cold War Transnational Object”
  • Chair: Francisca de Haan, Central European University

 

6.30-7.00: Final discussion

More informations

Date(s)
  • Friday 28 June 2019 - 09:00 to 19:00
Place(s)
  • EHESS (room 8) - 105, boulevard Raspail 75006 Paris
Contact(s)
  • ioana.cirstocea@ehess.fr
  • claire.pinto@ehess.fr
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