Réseau européen sur les Gender Studies dans l’Antiquité
European network on Gender Studies in Antiquity

EuGeStA is an international network which brings together European researchers working from the perspectives developed in Gender Studies in different disciplinary fields of Antiquity : literature, philosophy, history, history of art, history of religion, law, medicine, economics, archaeology…

There are two kinds of activities undertaken :
- the organisation of seminars rotating between the partner universities of the network
- the maintenance of a website which is concerned to promote contacts and exchanges between researchers and students.

Editor : JACQUELINE FABRE-SERRIS
Scientific committee : FEDERICA BESSONE, CLAUDE CALAME, VERONIQUE DASEN, THERESE FUHRER, HENRIETTE HARICH, ALISON KEITH, HELEN KING, ALISON SHARROCK, VIOLAINE SEBILLOTTE-CUCHET, GIULIA SISSA, THOMAS SPAETH

Last update : 13 October 2014


How about ? :
- Studying the Ancient Body at MA level
We are delighted to announce that the newly-refurbished MA in Classical Studies at the Open University is now available to study worldwide. The two-year course, which requires 16 hours of work a week, is in two parts.
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posted on 04/09/2014

- EuGeStA website : New sections Lexicon and Discussion list ‘Sex and Gender in Antiquity’
You can leave a message:

  • to comment on one of the linguistic entries of the Lexicon
  • to propose new entries to be included in this section.

Mind to visit these 2 new sections for subscribing to Discussion list and participate in the Lexicon.
posted on 16/05/2014

- New release : Issue n°3 journal EuGeStA
Go on the site of the journal
posted on 16/12/2013


- Appel à communications : Les métiers du corps de l’Antiquité à nos jours
Université Paris Diderot-Paris 7 / USPC / Université d’Orléans
La première journée d’étude aura lieu fin mars 2015, la seconde fin mars 2016. .
Les propositions de communication d’une vingtaine de lignes sont à envoyer à Florence Gherchanoc (fgherchanoc@free.fr), Catherine Lanoé (catherine_lanoe@hotmail.com) et Maaike van der Lugt (vanderlugt@univ-paris-diderot.fr) avant le 21 septembre 2014
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posted on 08/07/2014

- Call for papers: Is Gender Still Relevant?
16-17th September 2014, University of Bradford
Contact : genderpastpresent.wordpress.com
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posted on 27/05/2014

- Call for Affiliations between EuGeStA and the Women’s Classical Caucus


Next events

- Friday, October, 10, 2014 : Classical Association Of The Atlantic States
11:00 am -1:00 pm Panel Four: Fostering Research on Gender in Antiquity Across International Boundaries
Jacqueline Fabre Serris and Judith P. Hallett, presiding

  • Addressing the Challenges of Research on Gender in Antiquity
    Judith P. Hallett
  • How Gender Happens in Courses at Liberal Arts Colleges and in Volumes Edited by a Feminist Scholar
    Barbara K. Gold
  • Fostering Scholarship on Gender in Antiquity through the EuGeStA Research Network
    Jacqueline Fabre-Serris, Université de Lille
  • Forging Outside Connections
    Alison Keith, University of Toronto

Response: Bonnie MacLachlan, University of Western Ontario/Classical Association of Canada

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posted on 16/07/2014

- January, 31, 2015 : Classics and the new faces of feminism sandpit
organized by G. Lively and E. Spentzou
London, Royal Holloway, Institute of Classical Studies
pannel Eugesta: New Perspectives, Theories and Practices - EuGeStA
Jacqueline Fabre-Serris, Judy Hallett, Alison Sharrock, Giulia Sissa
> programme (pdf)
posted on 23/07/2014