Nordic Transgender Studies Symposium 29–30 October, 2015 University of Turku, Finland

Hosted by the departments of Gender Studies and Media Studies at the University of Turku the two-day symposium brings together scholars working on Transgender Studies, an interdisciplinary field of inquiry into the experiential, intellectual and political knowledge production of trans*issues, sex, gender, identity and embodiment. The symposium is a continuation to a workshop that was organized by the centre for gender research at Uppsala and ​Södertörn University in Stockholm 2014.

The program includes two keynotes by Professor Jinthana Haritaworn (York University, Canada) and Professor Jenny Sundén​​ (Södertörn University, Sweden) and workshops with presentations, papers, and discussions.

The keynote lectures are open to public. The workshops are open only for the pre-registered participants.

The symposium is organized by Science, Embodiment and Transformation, a research g​roup at Gender Studies, University of Turku and funded partly by Oskar Öflund Foundation​.

⇒ Symposium webpage

Further information, please contact:​​

Sari Miettinen, symposium coordinator
email: sahami[at]


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