Citizen Woman: 1918/2018

Citizen Woman: 1918/2018
Wednesday, March 7, 2018 - 09:30 to 13:30
2nd Floor Seminar Room, Iontas Building, Maynooth University

A Symposium to mark International Women’s Day, Wednesday, March 7th, 2018, MUSSI conference room.
Hosted by: Maynooth University Social Sciences Institute, Department of Sociology, MU Decade of Commemorations Committee, MU Athena SWAN


9:30 Tea and coffee
09:45 Welcome by the President of Maynooth University, Professor Philip Nolan
10:00-11:00 The women’s vote: perspectives on the 1918 General Election (Dr. Peter Murray, Sociology Department) and
Women and electoral politics in Ireland 2018 (Claire McGing, Athena SWAN/MU SSI/Geography)
11:00-12:30 Women and the public sphere: perspectives on 1918 (Professor Linda Connolly, MU SSI) and
Perspectives on gendered knowledge and power in 2018 (Panel presentation by a number of sociologists contributing to a forthcoming collection: Producing knowledge, reproducing gender: power, production and practice in contemporary Ireland,(edited by Dr. Pauline Cullen and Professor Mary P. Corcoran)
12:30 Reception

To register for this free event please see eventbrite for tickets;