Following the success of the University of Reading Gender and Empowerment Reading Group meetings this term, the Group will be holding three more meetings next term for a lively discussion of research articles on gender and empowerment.
Details of these meetings can be found below:
17 January 2019 (11am—12 noon), London Road Campus, Building L22, Room 109
Allan, D., & Duckworth, V. (2018). Voices of disaffection: Disengaged and disruptive youths or agents of change and self‐empowerment? British Journal of Special Education, 45(1), 43-60. doi:10.1111/1467-8578.12201
21 March 2019 (11am—12 noon), London Road Campus, Building L22, Room 102
Lewis, P., Benschop, Y. W. M., & Simpson, R. (2017). Postfeminism, gender and organization. Gender, Work and Organization, 24(3), 213-225. doi:10.1111/gwao.12175
9 May 2019 (11am—12 noon), London Road Campus, Building L22, Room 108
Knights, D., & Kerfoot, D. (2004). Between representations and subjectivity: Gender binaries and the politics of organizational transformation. Gender, Work & Organization, 11(4), 430-454. doi:10.1111/j.1468-0432.2004.00241.x
All staff and students are welcome. No expert knowledge of gender/empowerment is required, just an enthusiastic interest!
For further information, please contact Dr. Karen Jones.