Day 1: International Conference - Global Gender: Pasts, Presents, Futures - Gender Pasts

Day 1, Gender Pasts
All Day: Lecture Theatre, Ashmolean Museum

09:00-09:30 Registration
09:30-09:45 Welcome and Introduction (Maria Misra)
09:45-12:15 Session 1: Global Pasts: The Colonial World
This panel will consider gender in pre-colonial Africa, Asia, and the Americas and the ongoing influence of colonial gender ideologies and practices

Mrinalini Sinha, (Michigan) Spectres of Mother India (2006)
Nwando Achebe (Michigan State) Female Monarch and Merchant Queens in Africa (2020)
Lisa Tatonetti (Kansas State) Written by the Body: Gender Expansiveness and Indigenous Non-cis Masculinities (2021)
Discussant: Sebastian Conrad (Berlin)
Chair: Matt Cooke (Oxford)

12:00-15:00 AHRC Public Engagement Displays and Tours at the Ashmolean

  • Young Creators Pop-up Photography Exhibition
  • Young Curators Pop-up Tours
  • Antiquities Tour with Anja Ulbrich (Ashmolean)

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