At the end of March 2019, the Corekin and QueerWils Research Projects welcomed Professor Davina Cooper (king’s College, London) at Think Corner, Helsinki University with Public Talk “A Very Binary Drama: the Conceptual Struggle For Gender´s Future”. The talk was followed by a discussion with Professor Tuija Pulkkinen and moderated […]
CoreKin & Queer Wills Research Projects and the Helsinki University Gender Studies hosted J. Jack Halberstam (Columbia University) for the lecture “Unbuilding Gender” at the Helsinki Think Corner, on the 4th of February 2019. More than 160 people visited the talk, and more followed the live streaming. The Event was […]
Since the Seasonal holidays, New Year starting, we would like to jump into the first car and present you how productive, educational and fun was the international CoreKin Master Class “Queer/ing Kinship” that was organised together with the SKY Doctoral Program, and took place at the Helsinki University Gender Studies 3.-4.12. 2018. We had […]
”Do we need small tags or logos for those law offices who position themselves as queer-friendly?”, asked the Attorney-at-Law, LLM Hanna Rahikka and Docent Antu Sorainen at the Turku University Law & Crises – conference on 1st September 2017. (Suomenkielinen versio uutisesta alla)
Professor J. Jack Halberstam from the Columbia University visited our CoreKin workshop, and gave a public talk at the end of May 2017 at the Helsinki University. The CoreKin Team was mostly delighted to host these events, partly organised together with the SKY Doctoral Programme in Gender, Culture and Society.
“Risks and Protection in Field Work related to Gender and Sexualities” Workshop took place in the University of Helsinki at the 2nd of December. The Corekin Team members were discussing the obstacles, methodological and ethical problems they are facing in their fields. Dr. Thomas Strong from the Maynooth University […]
Succesful launch of our project attracted a full room to discuss the future of kinship! We are very grateful to our visitors: Professor Marie-Andrée Jacob (Keele Law School, UK), Dr. Anna-Maria Tapaninen (University of Eastern Finland, Anthropology), CoreKin Board Member Professor of Jurisprudence Panu Minkkinen, University of Helsinki, and the Leader of […]