Category: Fembot

FEMBOT: Ada, Issue 7, Open Call CFP

Ada: A Journal of Gender, New Media, and Technology | adanewmedia.org  Issue 7, February 2015
Ada is a publication of Fembot, which is a special project of the UO Center for the Study of Women in Society.
Editors: Carol Stabile (University of Oregon) and Radhika Gajjala (Bowling Green State University). We invite contributions to a peer-reviewed open […]

Schools of Shame Map (SOS-Map) | Fembot Collective

Schools of Shame Map (SOS-Map) | Fembot Collective.
This map lists universities in the US that need help addressing sexual violence: all of them.
“The problem of sexual violence on college campuses was very much on Fembot Collective members Hye-Jin Lee and Carol Stabile’s minds when they met at the Console-ing Passions Conference in Columbia, Missouri in […]

Author of “Lifestyle Politics and Radical Activism” Interviewed

Fembot’s Books Aren’t Dead (BAD) interview for May 2014 is now available on the Fembot website. In this BAD interview Magdalena Olszanowski (Ph.D. Candidate, Concordia University) talks with Laura Portwood-Stacer (Visiting Assistant Professor, New York University), author of Lifestyle Politics and Radical Activism (Bloomsbury Press, 2013).
You can listen to this interview at: http://fembotcollective.org/blog/2014/05/01/books-arent-dead-lifestyle-politics-and-radcial-activism/
Both the podcast […]

Karma R. Chávez Interview Featured in Fembot’s “Books Aren’t Dead”

Fembot’s Books Aren’t Dead (BAD) interview for April 2014 is now available on the Fembot website. In this BAD interview Magie Ramírez (Ph.D. Candidate, University of Washington) talks with Karma R. Chávez (Assistant Professor, University of Wisconsin-Madison), author of Queer Migration Politics: Activist Rhetoric and Coalitional Possibilities (Champaign, IL: University of Illinois Press, 2013).
You can […]

CSWS Wikipedia Party Yields Results

Sandra Morgen, UO professor of anthropology, was among 9 women added to Wikipedia on March 8 / photo by Robert Hill Long
On March 7 & 8, UO students and faculty, community members, and Wikipedians celebrated International Women’s History Month by editing, expanding, and adding entries about women on Wikipedia. With the help of Sarah Stierch, […]

Ms. Fembot Edit-a-Thon + Hack-a-Thon

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Fembot is a CSWS Special Project.

Join Us! For the Ms. Fembot Edit-a-Thon + Hack-a-Thon
Friday, March 6, 2015 and Saturday, March 7, 2015

Sign up for the edit-a-thon online: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Ms._Fembot_Edit-a-Thon

 

Writers, researchers, coders, students: have you ever gone to Wikipedia looking for information about women, trans, and/or gender non-conforming scientists, writers, scholars, filmmakers, artists, activists, politicians, and others, […]