WOMEN IN MOTION: Australian Women’s History Network Symposium 2013
University of Wollongong
Wednesday 10 July 2013

Keynote Speaker: 
Professor Francisca de Haan, Central European University

The Australian Women’s History Network Symposium this year will focus on ‘Women in Motion’, in association with the Australian Historical Association (AHA) conference theme of ‘Mobilities and Mobilisations’, and with the support of the Institute for Social Transformation Research at the University of Wollongong. We invite paper and panel proposals which consider the theme of ‘mobility’ from a gendered perspective.

Papers and panels may address (but are not limited to) the themes of women’s participation in and gendered perspectives on:

•       Political mobilisation
•       National mobilisation
•       Migration
•       Transnational lives
•       Boundary crossing
•       Regional mobilities
•       Social mobility
•       Emotion

Please submit abstracts of 200 words by 15 March 2013 via the AHA conference website, selecting the ‘Women in Motion’ stream: <www.theaha.org.au/Mobilities>

For further information, please contact Sharon Crozier-De Rosa <sharoncd@uow.edu.au> and Vera Mackie <vera@uow.edu.au>.