Conference Program


Gender Studies Conference 30.11–2.12.2022: Feminist matterings: Indigenous and Arctic engagements 

The conference is located at the Linnanmaa Campus of the University of Oulu.

WEDNESDAY 30.11.2022  

Pre-conference program 

14.00–18.00 Registration opens

15.0018.00 Meeting of the HILMA teaching network  

15.0018.00 Other meetings

 THURSDAY 1.12.2022  

08:30–  Registration 

10:00–10:30 Opening of the Conference

Opening words by organising committee Chairs: Johanna Hiitola & Helena Louhela 

Greetings from SUNS, the Association of Gender Studies in Finland

10:30–12:00 Keynote I and discussion

Professor Suvi Keskinen, University of Helsinki: Feminist futures, racial capitalism and disobedient knowledge


Academy Research Fellow Johanna Leinonen, University of Oulu

12.00–13.00 Lunch 

13.00–14.30 Parallel sessions I 

14:30–15:00 Coffee break

15:00–16:30 Keynote II and discussion 

Professor Kim TallBear, University of Alberta: Promiscuous Knowledges, Promiscuous Relations



16:30–18.00 Parallel sessions II

19.30 Conference Dinner 

FRIDAY 2.12.2022

10:00–11:30 Keynote III and discussion

Professor Dorte Marie Søndergaard, University of Aarhus: Drifting Boundaries and Gendered Negotiations – Young People Navigating Analogue-Digital Becoming

Academy Research Fellow Tuija Huuki, University of Oulu

11:30–12:30 Lunch

12.30-14.00 Parallel session III

14.00-14.30 Closing the conference

SUNS thesis award  

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