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Feminist Technoscience

Date: 1 April 2014

27th- 30th May 2014

The Centre for Gender andWomen's Studies at Lancaster University, UK is pleased to announce its 4thannual Summer School in Feminist Technoscience Studies. Thisyear our theme isBody Boundaries.In cooperation with Lancaster's Centrefor Science Studies and the University of Manchester Sexuality Summer School onQueerAnatomies, we will explore feminist science and technology studies acrossa range of topics including trans/formative bodies; enacted boundaries at theinterface ofsubjects and objects, bodies and machines; bodily dis/ease and embodieddis/abilities. This cost covers Dinner Tuesday evening and Lunch on Wednesday.

Tutors:Professor Maureen McNeil, Dr.Celia Roberts, Dr. Vicky Singleton, and Professor Lucy Suchman - Centre forScience Studies and Centre for Gender andWomen's Studies, LancasterUniversity, Lancaster, UK.

Guest Tutors:The core teaching staff will bejoined in guest workshops withProfessor Mary Bryson(University of British Columbia),Dr.ClaudiaCastañeda (EmersonCollege, Boston, USA)and Dr. Karen Throsby (Universityof Leeds)

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Associated departments and research centres: Sociology