Category Archives: News

Bellaterra has published the book Intersecciones encarnadas: [Con]textos críticos en género, identidad y diversidad, edited by Olga Jubany and Oscar Guasch. Also participating with chapters are Fabiola Mancinelli, Emma Fàbrega, Dolors Rodríguez-Martín, Assumpta Rigol-Cuadra, Esther Crespo-Mirasol, Elena Maestre-González, Jordi Mas Grau, Alèxia Rué, Malin Roiha, Núria Sadurní Balcells, Jose Antonio Langarita Adiego, Eduardo Lizardo, Rosa Lázaro […]

The Universities of Girona and of Barcelona hosted the kick-off meeting of the EC-funded project Let’sGoByTalking. Protecting and defending the rights of anti-LGBT hate crimes: Innovative paths through restorative justice, which is coordinated by Olga Jubany. Members of the project’s consortium, from diverse European universities and organisations, visited Barcelona for two days of debates, decisions and […]

  We are happy to announce this academic year’s first GENI seminar: México Lindo y… transfóbico. Experiencias del ser trans en Sonora y el Valle de Toluca, by María Fernanda Velarde (Iniversidad de Sonora) and Edith Villavicencio (Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México). The seminar will take place on the 26 November from 11h to 12h30 at room 205 in the […]

Today Brussels has hosted final conference of the project REACT: “The rise of online hate speech as a new alarming global social phenomenon: reasons and remedies” (PROGRAMME): The conference has reunited European experts on hate speech to “animate a wide European debate on the most effective cultural and educational strategies and policies […] to raise […]

  XI International AFIN Conference Towards Reproductive (In)Justice: Mobilities, Technologies, Labourings & Decisions 4-6 September, 2019 Granada, Spain For this conference, we invite researchers, professionals and end-users to think about reproduction in terms of stratifications, hierarchies and reproductive justice. We believe reproductive justice to be an increasingly necessary perspective in a world of growing inequalities […]

We are very pleased to announce that Olga Jubany has been appointed as Editor of the Migration, Diasporas and Citizenship Series of Palgrave Macmillan, succeeding Prof. Robin Cohen and Prof. Zig Layton-Henry to continue the legacy of a leading editorial benchmark in the field of migration, with over 20 years of history and more than […]

The European Social Research Unit (ESRU) organises the Seminar #REACT ‘Las contranarrativas contra el discurso de odio’ for the project REACT co-financed by the Rights, Equality and Citizenship Programme (REC) of the EU. The seminar will take place on the 11th of December at the Sala de Juntes of the Faculty of Geography and History […]

  On September 25 at 18.30h in the Casal de Barri Pou de la Figa the project “JOVES REFERENTS per la interculturalitat i la prevenció de violències” will signal its closure with a public presentation. Joves Referents led by the Centre d’Estudis Africans i Interculturals and with the collaboration of GENI – Grup de Recerca en Gènere, Identitat i Diversitat, Centre […]