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What should we do with anti-gender movements in Europe?
23 May, 2017 @ 5:00 am - 6:30 pm
Dear Ladies and Gentlemen,
We are pleased to invite you to the lecture with consequent Q&A organised by the Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University and EUROPEUM Institute for European Policy:
“What should we do with anti-gender movements in Europe?”
The event will take place on Tuesday, 23 May 2017 from 17:00 to 18:30 at the Hollar Building, Smetanovo nábřeží 6, Praha 1.
The lecture will be led by Professor Andrea Pető from the Department of Gender Studies, Central European University, Budapest.
Andrea PETŐ is a Professor at the Department of Gender Studies at Central European University in Budapest, Hungary, a Doctor of Science of Hungarian Academy of Sciences. She has edited fifteen volumes in English, seven volumes in Hungarian and two in Russian. Her works have appeared in 15 different languages. She has also been a guest professor at the universities of Toronto, Buenos Aires, Novi Sad, Stockholm and Frankfurt. Her books include: Women in Hungarian Politics 1945-1951 (Columbia University Press/East European Monographs New York, 2003), Geschlecht, Politik und Stalinismus in Ungarn. Eine Biographie von Júlia Rajk. Studien zur Geschichte Ungarns, Bd. 12. (Gabriele Schäfer Verlag, 2007) and together with Ildikó Barna, Political Justice in Budapest after WWII (Politikai igazságszolgáltatás a II. világháború utáni Budapesten. Gondolat, Budapest, 2012 and 2015 by CEU Press). Her recent book is co-edited with Ayse Gül Altinay: Gendered Wars, Gendered Memories. Feminist Conversations on War, Genocide and Political Violence, Routledge, 2016. She serves as an associate editor for the European Journal of Women’s Studies.
We are looking forward to seeing you.