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América Latina  
In 21/03/2013


The transference of the conservative agenda on the regulation of life, sexuality and the family towards a scientific and rights language reveals new interactions between religion, science and politics. These are key to understand the current scope of religious activism on issues like abortion and the recognition of sexual diversity. (Text in Spanish.)
Por el mundo  
In 14/02/2013

II European Geographies of Sexualities Conference: Call for papers

This Conference wants to create a space of debate and questioning to explore beyond normative domains and practices of heteronormativity, Western views, English, globalisation, whiteness and male hegemony. Interested contributors should send an abstract of a paper, or a proposal of a session/panel discussion via online submissions by 28th February 2013 – Sessions and 31st March 2013 – Papers.
Por el mundo  
In 31/01/2013

International conference and research training

The International Association for the Study of Sexuality, Culture and Society’s (IASSCS) ninth biennial conference, “Sex and the Marketplace: What’s Love got to do with it?” will take place in Buenos Aires, August 28th to 31st 2013. A research training course will be offered immediate afterwards.
Por el mundo  
In 30/01/2013

The Price of a Stolen Childhood

The NY Times article The Price of a Stolen Childhood discusses the psychological impact of child sexual abuse and the possibility of compensation for its damages. The article offers an in depth look at the story of two women who suffered sexual abuse during their childhood, and whose images were circulated without their consent.
América Latina  
In 10/12/2012

Sexuality Health and Society

The first dossier to be released by Sexuality Health and Societyaddresses the hot topic of abortion, which in most countries of this region is still object of political dispute and moral controversy.
Por el mundo  
In 13/11/2012

No longer your father"s electorate

Obamas reelection marks a turning point in American politics: With the growing power of minorities, women and gays, it"s the end of the world as straight white males know it. Read
Por el mundo  
In 13/11/2012

Republicans Learn the Cost of Alienating Women Voters

The obsession with contraception, the ‘legitimate rape’ kerfuffle, the attacks on Planned Parenthood—all combined to sink Romney and other GOP candidates on Election Day. Eleanor Clift reports. Read more.
In 26/10/2012

Sexuality and political change – A new training program

Sexuality Policy Watch will be hosting a training program focusing on sexuality research. The program differs from other non-academic capacity-building models in this area, as it will not focus strictly on sexuality theory and research per se, but rather aims at exploring the various linkages and gaps that exist between sexuality theorizing and research in sexuality and social and policy change.
Por el mundo  
In 25/10/2012

APP for sexuality research

In this article, published at, researcher Melissa Ditmore focuses on the mobile application (app) for sexuality research, developed by the Kinsey Institute for people using Apple and Android devices to report their sexual activities.
In 24/09/2012


CLAM is looking for Portugues-English and Spanish-English bilingual gender and sexuality scholars (including graduate students) for a translation project.
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