CfP: Changing Social Connections in Time and Space (Event, 11/2017, Montreal); DL: 03.03.2017

42nd annual meeting of the Women, Gender and Sexuality network for the Social Science History Association (SSHA) (Web)

Venue: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Time: November 2-5, 2017
Proposals due: March 3rd, 2017

The submission portal is open here. Please note, all SSHA requires to submit at this point is an abstract. You can find more information at here, including the general Call for Papers.

„Changing Social Connections in Time and Space“ – What can that be in our network?

  • Queer Spaces
  • Gender and Queer Movements of all ages (i.e. medieval periods, …)
  • Theories and histories of attachments, connectedness, relationality and belonging
  • Theories and histories of dis/identification and/or dis/connection
  • Feminist and queer movements of all ages
  • Families of all kinds
  • concepts and histories of motherhood, fatherhood, parenthood
  • Adult – child dis/connections
  • Relationships, the internet and social media

You are welcome to submit papers regarding any of these topics, or on a topic relating to your own research. We are encouraging participants to put together an entire session. If you are not sure how to build a session and/or if your are looking for session member (presenters, chairs or discussants) we provided an open-document as a think tank for all of us: Link
Please feel free to work with this document or to get in contact with us if you need assistance.
More than that: feel free to forward this call widely, particularly to graduate students. There is funding available for graduate students to travel to the conference; the new application process for this funding can be found here.

If you have any questions at all, please don’t hesitate to contact us via email.
Dominique Grisard (
Jadwiga Pieper Moony (
Martin J. Goessl (

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