‘Re-fashioning Families’ – Next Roles Meeting!

‘Roles’ Gender and Sexuality Postgraduate Research Network invites you to:

‘Re-fashioning Families’

Arts G37 Monday 13 June, 4-5 pm

Text for discussion will be mixed-media this time:

1. Bjørnholt, Margunn(2011) ‘How men became the local agents of change towards gender equality’, Journal of Gender Studies, 20: 1, 3 — 18

DOI: 10.1080/09589236.2010.514210

http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09589236.2010.514210 *Available through the e-library!*

2. Woman’s Hour podcast http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio4/womanshour/03/2007_50_mon.shtml

3. ‘Four sons vs Four daughters’ http://www.channel4.com/programmes/tags/family-and-parenting/4od

Key words: parenting, work, maternity, paternity, home life, choice, change, continuity, state intervention, gender, alternatives, adoption, abortion, marriage

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One comment

  1. Thanks to all those who attended the meeting!

    Unfortunately I was unable to attend myself but would like to thank you for your good wishes that I received via Alex!

    If anyone would like to add some minutes of key themes that came up during the discussion to the blog – email me at the usual address and I will post them up for everyone.

    Thank you!

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