Finland, Turku

Memories and generations of feminism in Northern Europe

when 8 August 2017 - 17 August 2017
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 5 ECTS

The course explores the history and contemporary forms of feminist struggles in Russia and the Nordic countries. It brings together feminist scholars, journalists and activists of different generations to share experiences, memories and interpretations of feminist politics in different historical, social and cultural contexts.

Course leader

Suvi Salmenniemi ,PhD, Associate Professor,

Target group

Students with at least two years of completed Bachelor’s studies in the social sciences or humanities.

Course aim

After the course, students are able to recognize the diverse historical, cultural and political trajectories and forms of feminist politics (more learning outcomes on the website)

Fee info

EUR 0: The course is free of charge. Sponsored by Kone Foundation.