Shyama Prasad Mukherji College For Women, University of Delhi & University Grants Commission are organizing a two-day National Seminar ‘Interrogating Gender: Literature, Law, and Society in India‘ during August 9-10.
About the Seminar:
This seminar is to initiate a dialogue among researchers, teachers, and activists engaged in gender studies, deriving their source of information and inspiration from varying perspectives and disciplines.
The aim of this seminar is to interrogate and highlight nuances in understanding and experiences of gender in India. This seminar is an interdisciplinary effort which will draw gendered analysis from various fields of social sciences, humanities, literature, law, media and the cultural representation of the sort.
The seminar envisions to highlight how gender roles are defined as biologically and culturally as well as in public and private spheres.
Further, its focus is to provide insights on gender disparities within the family, spiritual spaces, economy, education, political and legal systems and to facilitate the understanding of social dynamics and power relations in the context of gender in India which is marching well in the 21st century.
- Gender and Literature.
- Theoretical aspects of Gender studies
- Gender and Religion.
- Gender and Caste.
- Gender and Legislature.
- Gender and Law.
- Gender and Governance.
- Gender and Violence.
- Gender and Media.
- Gender and Art.
- Gender and Archaeology.
- Gender and Sports.
- Gender in Historical Writings.
- Emerging trends in Gender Studies.
- Everyday construction of Gender.
Interested participants may submit 200-250 words abstract by 12th June 2019 on gender2019[at]spm.du.ac.in
- Faculty Members: Rs. 1000.
- Research Scholars: Rs.700.
- Students: Rs. 300.
A copy of receipt generated after the online payment must be mailed on gender2019[at]spm.du.ac.in and the hard copy of the same should be produced at the time of the conference.
- Confirmation for acceptance of abstract: 20th June 2019.
- Submission of full paper: 8th July 2019.
- Online registration begins on 12th June 2019.
Ms. Amrita Singh: 9910655199
Dr. Supriya Sinha: 9871566835