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Claire McGettrickGender ARC Seminar

Title: The Magdalene Names Project

Speaker: Claire McGettrick, UCD

Date: Tuesday 21st November, 1pm

Venue: Graduate Attributes Hub, UL

Video on Magdalene Names Project



Cinta RambladoGender ARC Seminar

Title: “‘Don’t worry, you look beautiful’: Resistance, memory and agency in women’s experience of political violence in the contemporary Hispanic World”

Speaker: Cinta Ramblado Minero

University of Limerick, Ireland

Date: November 6th 2017, 1pm

Venue: CG053, Main Building, UL


The Diverse Needs of Displaced Children and Families in the West of Ireland

Speaker: Santhi Corcoran, Mary Immaculate College, Limerick

Date: 25th October 2017, 1pm-3pm

Venue: CG053, Main Building, UL


Gender ARC Postgraduate Workshop

The Multiracial Family and Ireland’s Mixed ‘Race’ Future

This is a workshop format that is intended to stimulate discussion and debate amongst those for whom ‘race’ is a research theme. All are welcome – please contact in advance.

9.30 to 9.40: Opening Remarks by Dr. Breda Gray

9.40 to 10.10: Dr. Rebecca Chiyoko King-O’Riain

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Gender ARC Spring 2017 Round Up

Spring 2017 was another successful semester for Gender ARC (Advanced Research Consortium on Gender), a research network linking more than fifty academics at the University of Limerick and the NUI Galway who engage in gender-focused research across diverse disciplines. 


Gender ARC Colloquium: Engaging Emotion

Dr. Willemijn RubergThis is a workshop format that is intended to stimulate discussion and debate amongst those for whom emotion is a research theme. All are welcome – please contact in advance.
Date: Thursday April 27th 2017, 9am-1pm
Guest Speaker: Dr. Willemijn Ruberg, Utrecht University
Venue: Graduate Attributes Hub




Professor Pascale DufourGender ARC Public Lecture 
: Thursday April 20th 2017, 1pm
Speaker: Professor Pascale Dufour
Title: Food Sovereignty in the World March of Women: How (Feminist) Collective Autonomy might be Strengthened
Venue: Foundation Building UL: Room F1030 (1pm)




Perspectives on Migration Seminar
In association with Gender ARC
Title: "On an island” – Perceptions of immigration among Britain’s Poles and the Brexit vote'
Speaker: Prof. Dr. Magdalena Nowicka, Faculty of Cultural, Social and Educational Sciences, Institute of Social Sciences, Migration and Transnationalism, Humboldt University, Berlin
Date: 6 April 2017
Venue: Room F1030, Foundation Building 1pm



Anne MulhallGender ARC Public Lecture
Date: Thursday March 23rd, 3pm
Speaker: Dr Anne Mulhall
Title: The Politics of Personal Narrative: Race, Class and Feminism Since the Irish ‘Second Wave’
Venue: F1030, Foundation Building, University of Limerick


Sinead WalshGender ARC Public Lecture
Date: Tuesday March 7th 2017, 12pm
Speaker: Dr Sinéad Walsh
Title: Transnational Feminisms and Postsocialist Spaces: From Theory to Practice
Venue: Room MC2004, Millstream Building, University of Limerick






Gender ARC Postgraduate Workshop: Attending an Academic Conference
Dr Maggie O’Neill

Date & Time: Wednesday 22nd February, 1pm
Venue: F1030, Foundation Building

This workshop is designed to help you make the most of your conference opportunity! It will take you through the essentials of academic conference attendance, from writing your proposal and applying for funding through to presenting your paper and understanding the etiquette.
Bio: Dr Maggie O’Neill is currently Project Coordinator for Gender ARC. She previously taught English Literature and Academic Writing. She has organised three conferences including ‘New Voices’, ‘Between Bodies’ and recently the major international Irish Reseach Council funded ‘Women & Ageing’.