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Ubiquitous Women: Sarah Kember's lecture now online

Mon, 2015-06-01 12:06

On 31 March, Professor Sarah Kember, Professor of New Technologies of Communication at the University of London engaged and entertained a McGill audience with her IGSF guest lecture, "Ubiquitous Women:  Everywhere, Everyware and Everywear".  Catch the full talk and following Q&A online now at McGill's BCoolTV channel.

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Gender Bias Issue

Thu, 2015-04-30 12:09

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Work in Progress – Grace Fong and Song Shi: Patterns of Selection and Distribution: Application of Digital Tools on Metadata in the Ming Qing Women’s Writings Database

Thu, 2014-10-16 14:30 - 16:00
Sherbrooke 688 : rm 461, 688 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 3R1

Our Work in Progress Series continues with Grace Fong and Song Shi (East Asian Studies) who will present ongoing development of the Ming-Qing Women’s Writing database, McGill’s premiere digital archive.


What does it mean to be a Muslim woman in Canada today?

Thu, 2014-01-23 16:00 - 17:30
Education Building : Room 216, 3700 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1Y2

Canadian Muslim women speak on the Quebec Charter and Other Challenges: Perspectives on Identity, Civic Participation and Gender Issues

This public seminar will provide a glimpse into the lives of Muslim women to illustrate how they are navigating through the challenges arising from the current developments in the social and political spheres as active members of the Canadian society. The seminar will commence with brief talks by three invited speakers, followed by an interactive discussion session.


Contact Information

Contact: Anila Asghar
Organization: Department of Integrated Studies in Education
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Detecting Twitter users’ gender, en français

Wed, 2013-11-27 12:05

With 230 million users, Twitter has become a global force in social media.  And not just in English.

Contact Information

Contact: Chris Chipello
Organization: Media Relations Office
Office Phone: 514-398-4201

Secondary Contact Information

Contact: Prof. Derek Ruths
Organization: School of Computer Science
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Whose Business Is Risk?

Fri, 2012-11-16 09:00 - 17:00
Thomson House : Ballroom, 3650 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1Y2
Price: Free and open to public

A day-long graduate and post-graduate conference jointly organized by the Institute for Gender, Sexuality, and Feminist Studies (IGSF) at McGill University, Media@McGill, The HTMlles 10, and Studio XX.

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