CFP - Feminist Security Studies at ISA 2013
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Feminist Security Studies CFP for ISA 2013
Building on the success of previous years, the Feminist Security Studies Network* will be organizing panels and roundtables for the 2013 Annual International Studies Association Convention to be held in San Francisco, CA, USA from April 3-6, 2013. We invite submissions to the following topics:
Feminist Security Studies or Feminist Security Studies: On feminist politics, methodologies, locations and more. [please send expressions of interest in participating to awibben@...]
The turn to feminist and LGBTIQ human rights activism in foreign policy: Long overdue or Homonationalism/ Pinkwashing?
[please send expressions of interest in participating to mellimo@...]
Militaries, Markets, Sex: Feminist approaches to the political economy of security
Feminists Rethinking Empire/Imperialism: Beyond markets and F-16s
Opening of combat/militaries to women and queers: Of Equal Opportunities, Militarized masculinities, and Militarized femininities
Forget IR? Sovereignty, Indigeneity and Whiteness in Security Contexts
Biopolitics of the War on Terror: Theorizing Different Sites/Sights of Geo/Power
… and other ideas that you might have. Full panel submissions are also welcome.
If you would like to present a paper on one of the panels please submit a title and 250 words abstract of your research, including which panel you would like to present on, to awibben@... by May 15th, 2012.
We look forward to seeing your contributions!
Annick T.R. Wibben (San Francisco University) and Melanie Richter-Montpetit (York University)
* Join the network at http://groups.yahoo.com/group/FeministSecurityStudies/
 Please note that all participants will have to make their own arrangements to register and pay for participation in the conference. Please see the ISA website [http://www.isanet.org/annual_convention/] for details about the Annual Convention and, if applicable, to apply for travel grants from ISA [http://www.isanet.org/awards-grants/travel-grants.html].
Annick T.R. Wibben, Ph.D.
Chair, B.A. International Studies
Associate Professor, Politics
University of San Francisco
2130 Fulton Street
San Francisco, CA 94117-1080
Author of Feminist Security Studies: A Narrative Approach (Routledge, 2011):