Anna Shadrina

“Babushkas and Ageism in Russia”, public talk by Anna Shadrina, Birkbeck, University of London at Christina Research Seminar, Helsinki University

We are warmly welcoming everyone to the Christina Research Seminar to the presentation by Anna Shadrina on the topic “The Babushka as a Metaphor of Women’s Old Age in Russia and a Means to Resist Ageism”. The seminar will take place on Tuesday 8th of October at 16-18 at Lecture […]

Public talk by Prof. J. Jack Halberstam “Unbuilding Gender”, Monday 4 February 2019

Extremely happy to announce the Public Lecture of Jack Halberstam: “Unbuilding Gender”!Please share widely 🙂 Date: Monday 4 February 2019, 4-6pmVenue: ThinkCorner, at the University HelsinkiTotally free of charge, everyone warmly welcome! Note:This is the first event of the Spring 2019 Dialogue Series, consisting of two extraordinarily interesting public talks […]

“Queer/ing Kinship” – CoreKin/SKY PhD Course December 2018, in pictures

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 […]

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 […]