Gender and Education in a Local and Global Context:
Turkish and Swedish Perspectives and Beyond*
Date: 26 April 2019, Friday
Time: 13.30 - 16.30
Place: Minerva Palas, Karaköy
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13.30-13.40 Welcome and Introduction
13.40-14.10 The "Purple Folder": Gender Awareness Toolkits for High School Teachers in Turkey
Ceyda Karadas and Emirhan Deniz Celebi (SU Gender)
14.10-15.10 Disrupted Lives and Interrupted Learning as Women/Girls Migrate
Shahrzad Mojab (University of Toronto)
15.30-16.30 Language and Pluralities: Building New Futures
Christopher Stroud (University of the Western Cape and Stockholm University)
This event is organized by Sabancı University Gender and Women's Studies Center of Excellence (SU Gender), The Swedish Foundation for Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Gothenburg, Swedish Research Institute in İstanbul.
* The event will be in English (with no translation).