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 24 April 2017


How about ? :
- New release : Françoise Frontisi-Ducroux,
Arbres filles et garçons fleurs
Métamorphoses érotiques dans les mythes grecs
Paris, Le Seuil, 2017.
> Read more (pdf)
posted on 06/02/2017

- New release : F. Cenerini - I. G. Mastrorosa (ed.), Donne, istituzioni e società fra tardo antico e alto medioevo, Lecce-Brescia, Pensa Multimedia, 2016.
> Read more (pdf)
posted on 22/03/2017

- New release : Mairéad McAuley, Reproducing Rome: Motherhood in Virgil, Ovid, Seneca and Statius. Oxford Studies in Classical Literature and Gender Theory. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2016.
posted on 27/10/2016

- Announcing the formation of the Multiculturalism, Race & Ethnicity in Classics Consortium (MRECC)!
Everyone is invited to join this international professional organization founded in 2016 by doctoral students and faculty at the University of Georgia, Hamilton College, Rutgers University, University of Wisconsin, Bates College, and Cornell University aimed at raising awareness and supporting the study of the many facets of multiculturalism, race, and ethnicity in classics and classical archaeology.
Please check out their Facebook page and join in on the conversation https://www.facebook.com/groups/mrecc/?ref=aymt_homepage_panel.
MRECC can also be found on Twitter with the handle @mrecc_classics and a website is currently in development.
If you have any questions, suggestions, or want to get more involved in the organization, please send an email to Kelly Dugan and other founders at multiculturalclassics@gmail.com.
posted on 19/10/2016

- New release : Brigitte Lion et Cécile Michel (éd.), The Role of Women in Work and Society in the Ancient Near East, SANER 13, De Gruyter, Berlin et Boston, 2016, 574 p.
posted on 12/10/2016

- 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


- Call for Papers Motherhood(s) and Monotheisms
Proposals, no longer than 500 words, should be sent by January 31, 2017 to the following e-mail address: giulia.pedrucci@unibo.it.
> Read more (PDF)
posted on 10/10/2016

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


Next events

- The next EuGeStA conference on the theme "Women and Objects" will be organized by Henriette Harich-Schwarbauer in Basel on 9-11 October 2017.
posted on 20/09/2016