Special Issue of Breac Journal on Gender, Sexuality and Intersectionality

A peer-reviewed, paperless, academic journal, Breac begins with Irish Studies and looks outward. It pairs the work of accomplished and emerging scholars in short, focused issues with the hope of cultivating international discussions in a digital forum.

The fifth issue of Breac will explore gender and sexuality issues in Irish Studies and Irish culture. Guest editors Moynagh Sullivan and Abigail Palko invite contributions that consider issues of gender and/or sexuality, broadly defined, with a particular interest in papers that engage with intersectionality or interrogate the impact of biopolitics on everyday life.

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Perceptions of Pregnancy Conference Publications

The conference organisers are delighted to offer delegates a choice of two publications arising out of the Perceptions of Pregnancy gathering in July 2014. Information on both options is provided below, but please do not hesitate to contact us (perceptionsofpregnancy@gmail.com) if you have any other questions.


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Mothers, Motherhood, and Mothering in Popular Culture, 36th Annual SWPACA Conference, New Mexico

What: 36th Annual South West Popular and American Culture Association Conference

Theme: ‘Many Faces, Many Voices: Intersecting Borders in Popular and American Culture’, which has a new strand on Mothers, Motherhood and Mothering in Popular Culture.

Where: Albuquerque, New Mexico

When: 11-14 February 2015

Deadline for submissions: 1 November 2014

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