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Por el mundo  
In 21/11/2013

Publication opportunity


Sexualidades welcomes original quality papers on sexuality in Latin America and the Caribbean for its upcoming two issues. This electronic working paper series offers a unique opportunity for speedy open-access publication and wide dissemination in Spanish, Portuguese, and English. First deadline: November 3, 2014.
   
Por el mundo  
In 18/11/2013

Duke University"s Feminist Theory Workshop International Travel Award - 2014


The Program in Women’ss Studies at Duke University are offering travel awards of up to $1,000 to international PhD or post-doctoral scholars outside the United States to attend the Feminist Theory Workshop, March 21-22, 2014 in Durham, North Carolina.
   
Por el mundo  
In 18/10/2013

The Martin Duberman Fellowship


An endowed fellowship named for CLAGS founder and first executive director, Martin Duberman, this fellowship is awarded to a senior scholar (tenured university professor or advanced independent scholar) from any country doing scholarly research on the lesbian/gay/bisexual/transgender/queer (LGBTQ) experience.
   
 
In 11/10/2013

Love in the sex market


People are brought up to believe that love should be spontaneous, transcendental, consuming, uncalculating and that it should not be about money. There is a common belief that commodification inevitably destroys sexual intimacy, which may be the reason why the intersection of sex work and love generates confusion and conflict. But who said that one must exclude others? We interviewed Sealing Cheng
   
Por el mundo  
In 02/10/2013

Sexuality and tourism


Issue # 10 of Sexualidades,an electronic working papers series in the field of sexuality studies in the Americas simultaneously published in English, Spanish, and Portuguese, is out, with a paper by Mexican scholars Mauricio List reyes and Alberto Teutle López (in memoriam): Sex between men in Puebla saunas: A form of sex tourism.
   
Por el mundo  
In 02/10/2013

Gender and social movements


BRIDGE team at the Institute of Development Studies launches its new resource on gender and social movements. It’s the result of a three year collaborative programme involving over 150 activists and scholars from a range of social movements and global regions.
   
Por el mundo  
In 25/09/2013

Emerging Scholars International Research Fellowship


IASSCS announces a small research grants competition for emerging researchers, with the objective to promote research capacity development and research dissemination, prioritizing research issues in the Global South.
   
Por el mundo  
In 20/09/2013

IASSCS PUBLICATION MENTORING PROGRAM


The 3rd edition of the IASSCS Publication Mentoring Program will provide junior sexuality researchers and/or activists from the Global South (who are currently living/studying there) the opportunity to receive feedback from more experienced researchers and for publication in peer-review journals.
   
Brasil  
In 14/08/2013

The meaning of silence


During his apostolic journey to Rio de Janeiro for the 28th World Youth Day, Pope Francis did not repeat the Vatican’s old rhetoric. Instead, he remained silent about sexual issues like abortion and same-sex marriage. But to what extent the Pope"s remarks on some topics and his silence on others will come to represent significant changes in the doctrine of the Catholic Church?
   
Por el mundo  
In 08/08/2013

Survey on sexual activism and the internet


Has the internet become an indispensable tool for feminist and LGBTQI advocacy? How savvy are sexual rights activists in handling the legal and technical issues that come along when they use the internet? How do they negotiate online threats and restrictions? Activists from around the world addressed these and other questions through a global online survey on sexual rights work and the internet.
   
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