Families_relationships_and_societies

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. […]

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Seminar on Risks and Protection in Field Work related to Gender and Sexualities was organised by CoreKin team

“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 […]

Ulrika Dahl, Joanna Mizielinska, Tuija Pulkkinen and Antu Sorainen

The PhD Course “Queer(y)ing Kinship, Family and Sexuality” and public lecture “Families of Choice in Poland” created very fruitful collaborations between international scholars and institutions!

  Very successful Doctoral course “Queer(y)ing Kinship, Family and Sexuality” took place in University of Helsinki 7-8 of November and was finished by open public lecture “Families of Choice in Poland” by Professor Joanna Mizielinska. The course for couple of days united gender studies and queer researchers from Finland, Sweden, […]

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New blog by Antu Sorainen published at the Association for the Finnish Lawyers

New blog “Sateenkaariperheiden lapset keskenään usein eriarvoisessa perimystilanteessa” published at the Association for the Finnish Lawyers website http://www.lakimiesliitto.fi.   The children in the Finnish Rainbow Families are often not in equal position with other families, or even with their own siblings in matters of inheritance; the inheritance tax law reform […]