CfP: Politics, Society, and the Economy: the Past and Today (Event, 11/2020, Washington); by – extended: 13.03.2020

Social Science History Association (SSHA) (Web) – Network „Women, Gender and Sexuality“: Martin Gössl, Dominique Grisard, Jadwiga Pieper Mooney and Bentia Roth Youyenn Teo

Time: 19.-22.11.2020
Venue: Hyatt Regency Capitol Hill, Washington DC
Proposals byextended: 13.03.2020

Call for proposing panels that fit under the broad umbrella of the network „Women, Gender and Sexuality“ at SSHA. The general topic of the conference is „Politics, Society, and the Economy: the Past and Today“.

Possible Women, Gender and Sexuality panel themes:

  1. Border Crossings (literal and metaphorical)
  2. Gendering Peace & Security Studies
  3. Gendered security discourses
  4. Angry white men/boys
  5. Investing in Masculinity. Banking, Markets, Power
  6. Reproductive Rights and Politics (e.g. planned parenthood, Pro Familia Germany etc.)
  7. Female work life balance
  8. Gendered politics and practices of inheritance
  9. Property and gender
  10. Music and gender
  11. Production – reproduction
  12. Ecofeminism past and present
  13. “Housewifization” and colonization
  14. Feminist movements
  15. Missing women (uncounted)
  16. The history of puberty
  17. Intimacies in the digital age

General guidelines & informations:

  • Submission Guidlines (Link)
  • Submission of entire panels, roundtables or book sessions encouraged
  • Network representatives will be more than happy to help you complete your panels
  •  Back to back sessions possible, sequences (i.e. social movements 1, social movements 2, social movements 3)
  • Three authors on panel recommended
  • Discussant on panel submissions welcome but not necessary (see submission guidelines)
  • Volunteer chairs and discussants welcome
  •  Graduate student travel grants available.

Martin Gössl (
Dominique Grisard (
Jadwiga Pieper Mooney (
Bentia Roth (

Quelle: HSozuKult