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BUILDING A TRANSNATIONAL FEMINIST COMMUNITY TOWARDS A PARTICIPATORY CULTURE AND CIVIC ENGAGEMENT: This is our aim! To do so, please upload your projects, interviews you have done, resources you find interesting and join the grassroots feminist community! If you have questions, please email me (Elke Zobl) at elke.zobl(at)sbg.ac.at.
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CfP: CAA 102nd Annual Conference (Chicago, IL / Feb 12-15, 2014 / submission deadline: May 6, 2013)

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CAA 102nd Annual Conference
Chicago, United States, February 12 - 15, 2014
Submission Deadline: May 6, 2013

Riots, No Diets: Construction of Oppositional Identity in Feminist Activist Art
Olga Kopenkina, New York University; and Corina L. Apostol, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey. Email: ok12atnyu [dot] edu and corina [dot] lucia [dot] apostolatgmail [dot] com

Topic: 
Activism
Art
Disabilities
Gender studies
Global affairs & transnationalism
LGBT and queer issues
Parenting & motherhood
Representation of women
Riot Grrrl
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genderfrequenz - sozialpolitisch, feministisch, unbeugsam! (Radio)

Location

Graz
Austria
47° 4' 14.5704" N, 15° 26' 22.2144" E

Info:
genderfrequenz is a queer-feminist radio show broadcasted twice a month via the free radio station radio Helsinki in Graz/Austria since 2010. Every show focuses on a specific topic, e.g.: 8th March, gender and language, feminist utopias, sexual work, violence etc.

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SPACEfemFM Frauenradio (Radio)

Location

Linz
Austria
48° 18' 24.984" N, 14° 17' 8.988" E

Info:
The women's radio show SPACEfemFM was founded in 2000 and since then gets broadcasted via the free radio station FRO in Linz /Austria 3-4 times a month (Monday 19:00-20:00); emphasis on feminist and women's perspective on culture and society, gender politics, international perspectives, etc.
The show also gets broadcasted on: Orange94.0 (Vienna, twice a month); "Frauenstimmen – Glas žena" on Radio Agora 105.5 (Klagenfurt, monthly) Radio Helsinki 92.9 (Graz, weekly)

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Frauenzimmer (Radio)

Location

Salzburg
Austria
47° 48' 34.164" N, 13° 3' 18.036" E

Info:
This feminist and women's radio show gets broadcasted every Wednesday evening (18-18:30) by the Salzburg based free radio station Radiofabrik. The radioshows can also get heard via livestream and podcast. For every show another editorial board is responsable for the program, at the moment there are three different editors/editorial teams:
sisterresist (Salzburg based feminist activist group; emphasis on feminist activism and gender politics)

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Genero (Journal, since 2002), former: Ženske studije (Journal, 1995-2002)

Location

Belgrade
Serbia
44° 49' 14.0016" N, 20° 27' 43.9992" E

Statement:
Genero: časopis za feminističku teoriju i studije kulture ("Genero: Journal of Feminist Theory and Cultural Studies") is Belgrade Women’s Studies Center major serial publication and a joint publishing project of BWSC and the Center for Gender and Politics at the Faculty of Political Sciences in Belgrade (from the issue 13/2009). Genero was established in 2002.

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Žibutė (Online-TV)

Location

Vilnius
Lithuania
54° 41' 13.7616" N, 25° 16' 46.7436" E

Info:
Žibutė ('Violet') is a Lithuanian feminist internet TV show. It was launched in December 2012 and currently is the only regularly updated grassroots feminist media project in the country with a vision to become a feminist media platform in Eastern Europe, also accessible in English, and with a focus on the region’s extensive feminist scene and history. The show is entirely run by volunteers and recently the first English episode has been launched (with a focus on feminists who fight Neo-Nazism in Lithuania).

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Women: A Cultural Review (Journal)

Location

London
United Kingdom
51° 30' 40.3704" N, 0° 7' 11.3664" W

Statement:
Women: a cultural review explores the role and representation of gender and sexuality in arts and culture, with a particular focus on the contemporary world. The journal analyses the theory and politics of sexual difference in literature, the media, history, education, law, philosophy, psychoanalysis and the performing and visual arts.

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Womens Erotic Art

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We have launched and International Competition for Women's Erotic Art.
The first prize will be £300 and a solo show, in London Uk, Dates: September 28th-October 28th, 2013.

The winner and runners up will also be given a review from the judges Susana Medina and Joanna Pocock.

Closing date May 5th 2013.

  • If the winning artist can not make the dates for the solo show it will be passed on to a runner up.

link: http://www.womenseroticart.com/competition.php

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AMIW video lounge @ Brotherton Library (University of Leeds, 8th March - 8th April 2013)

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All MY INDEPENDENT WOMEN video lounge

8th March - 8th April
Special Collections, Brotherton Library
University of Leeds

Month long exhibition of video art by artists from the feminist network All My Independent Women

Special Guest: Feminist Archive North

exhibiting artists:

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Art
Video & Film
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Art
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Ausserirdische Körper, queere Welten und transgalaktische Netzwerke / Extraterrestrial bodies, Queer worlds and Trans-galactic networks (VBKÖ, Vienna 21/03/2013, 7pm)

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Ausserirdische Körper, queere Welten und transgalaktische Netzwerke
Ein Performanceabend der durch migrantische/postkoloniale und queere Körper und Netzwerke zeitgenössische Debatten über Intersektionalität und Privilegien erkundet.
Donnerstag 21.03.2013
Ab 19h

VBKÖ
Maysedergasse 2, 4ter Stock
1010 Wien

Die VBKÖ wurde in einen intergalaktischen Hafen für vertriebene Körper verwandelt.

Type of project: 
Art
Performance & theatre play
Topic: 
Art
LGBT and queer issues
Postcolonial theory & perspectives
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