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QP6: Preliminary Programme at CCCU, 23-24 July 2015

Queering Paradigms 6 ETHICS BEYOND TROUBLING: TOWARDS QUEER(ED) (VARI)ABILITY Programme at Canterbury Christ Church University, U.K. 23 – 24 July 2015 Location: Powell, ground floor Pg09 (North Holmes Road Campus) Thursday, 23 July 2015 8:45am Registration, distribution of conference packs … Continue reading

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Upcoming QP 6

Dear QPers and friends! Upcoming Queering Paradigms 6, (Winchester and) Canterbury, (20-21 and) 23-25 July 2015: Registration QP6 is approaching fast; you can register your attendance at Queering Paradigms 6 via the conference website here. Registration is free for the Canterbury part … Continue reading

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Queering Paradigms: From Individual Resistance to Global-Local Impact

Originally published at E-International Relations on 23 February 2015 By Bee Scherer Personal Beginnings The global social justice academic network Queering Paradigms arose from civic defiance to local discrimination. In 2007, as a queer scholar, I felt the need to step up … Continue reading

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Crossings and Dwellings: Being Behind Transphobia

 (c) B. Scherer 2014 Paper given at the conference Fear and Loathing: Phobia in Literature and Culture, University of Kent, 9-10 May 2014. Paginated version at: academia.edu Professor Bee Scherer, PhD Chair in Comparative Religion, Gender and Sexuality Canterbury Christ … Continue reading

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OPEN LETTER TO IOC PRESIDENT THOMAS BACH BY QUEERING PARADIGMS FOUNDER, PROFESSOR B. SCHERER

Canterbury, 30 September 2013 Dear IOC President Bach, I am writing to you today urging you to change the IOC’s appeasement strategy in response to Russia’s increasingly stifling and choking homo-(and trans-)phobic policies. I write to you as a fellow … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Queering Paradigms Blog!

Dear QPers and friends! The Queering Paradigms network is dedicated to examining the current state and future challenges of queer studies from a broad trans-disciplinary and polythetic perspective, and by interrogating numerous social, political, cultural and academic agendas. For more information check out http://www.canterbury.ac.uk/arts-humanities/theology-and-religious-studies/QueeringParadigms.aspxContinue reading

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