Read and Resist!

The Gender, Sexuality and the Law Research Cluster are excited to announce their new reading group: Read and Resist!

This reading group is open to all Keele staff and students interested in developing their knowledge, reading, and discussion of selected GSL related texts. 

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Our sessions will be held monthly through each vacation period. The research cluster will set a broard theme for each semester. 

The broad theme for the reading groups during Semester 2 2020 is: Vulnerability and Feminist Jurisprudence.

To download the reading list, please click: GSL Read and Resist! Reading list.


Session 1: Law, Feminism and The Regulation of Identity 

19 February 2020 - 3-5pm - CBC2.001

This launch session will support the Keele LGBT Staff Network's events for LGBT History Month.


Session 2: Revisiting Feminist Legal Strategies: A Transformative Approach?

11 March 2020 - 3-5pm - postponed & to be rescheduled


Session 3: Feminist Re-imaginings: Vulnerability, Feminism and Judgment Writing

8 April 2020 - 3-5pm - Online - details to follow


Session 4: #MeToo, Vulnerability and Carceral Feminism

22 April 2020 - 3-5pm - Online - details to follow


Session 5: Feminism, Law and Emotion

10 June 2020 - 3-5pm - location to be confirmed