I am a co-organiser for what promises to be a very stimulating conference. Your abstracts are welcome.
Leadership, Power and Masculinity: from Antiquity to the Contemporary World.
Leadership, Power and Masculinity: from Antiquity to the Contemporary World
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University of London Institute in Paris, 5th and 6th September 2014
Convenors: Sean Brady (Birkbeck College, University of London), Christopher Fletcher (Université de Paris 1 Sorbonne), Rachel Moss (Corpus Christi College, University of Oxford), Lucy Riall (Birkbeck/European University Institute, Florence).
The historical study of high politics, power, authority and government remains largely, and almost uniquely untouched by questions of masculinities and gender. It is in an effort to challenge this last bastion of ‘gender blindness’ that the University of London Institute in Paris presents its groundbreaking conference ‘Leadership, Power and Masculinity: From Antiquity to the Contemporary World’, and invites scholars interested in exploring new approaches to these fields and/or in applying a gender analysis to the study of high politics, to submit abstracts for consideration as a paper for this…
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