Apply now! International PhD course “Queer/ing Kinship” at the Helsinki University in December 2018

The CoreKin Project and SKY doctoral program are organising a PhD course “Queer/ing Kinship” at Helsinki University 3-4 December 2018. Course organiser is Dr Antu Sorainen (University of Helsinki, Finland); Visiting course lecturers: Dr Elisabeth Lund Engebretsen (University of Stavanger, Norway) and Dr Thomas Strong (Maynooth University, Ireland) The course includes the […]

Queering Kinship and Intimate Relations in Theory and Practice MA Course

Corekin is happy to introduce a new intensive course on “Queering Kinship and Intimate Relations in Theory and Practice” on January 22 – February 2, 2018.   Corekin Team members Anna Avdeeva, Anna Heinonen, Antu Sorainen and Alisa Zhabenko with our close collaborator Dr Anna-Maria Tapaninen will give research-based talks and workshops on the […]

New article about non-normative families and kinship in Russia from our CoreKin team

CoreKin project year started by a new publication: “Strategies of non-normative families, parenting and reproduction in neo-traditional Russia” in the British Journal of Families, Relationships, and Societies.   Antu Sorainen, Anna Avdeeva and Alisa Zhabenko from the CoreKin team joined forces with a prominent scholar Olga Isupova from the Moscow High School of Economics. […]

Antu Sorainen wrote a blog about the legacies of Winter War in Tom of Finland Movie (published originally by AntroBlogi.fi)

Antu Sorainen wrote a blog about the legacies of the Winter War in Tom of Finland Movie, check the link here (published originally by AntroBlogi.fi):   Tom of Finland –elokuva herättää tunteita ja keskustelua kansainvälisen levityksen myötä myös Suomen ulkopuolella. Suomalainen elokuva puhuttaa harvoin tällä tavalla yli kieli- ja kulttuurirajojen. […]