Circulating Gender in the Global Enlightenment: Ideas, Networks, Agencies (CIRGEN)

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July 14

ISECS International Congress on the Enlightenment, 14-19 July, Edinburgh (Scotland, UK)

Members of the CIRGEN team (Carolina Blutrach, María Tausiet, and Mónica Bolufer) attend the ISECS International Congress on the Enlightenment. Theme: “Enlightenment Identities”

May 15

DARIAH Annual Event – Women Writers in History WG, 15-16 May, Warsaw (Poland)

CIRGEN’s PI, Mónica Bolufer, is attending this workshop organized by Amelia Sanz and Marie Nedregotten Sørbø, Co-chairs of DARIAH-EU Working Group Women Writers in History

April 17

Expression of interest – MSCA researchers within CIRGEN (Deadline June 15, 2019)

If you are interested in applying for a MSCA fellowship to carry out post-doctoral research within CIRGEN, please take into account the deadline (June 15, 2019). You can contact us at

April 15

International Conference: Translation History and Translation Stories, 15-16 April, Venice (Italy)

Mónica Bolufer’s talk “Women translators/translating Enlightenment debates on gender: some research questions” in this conference.

March 25

3 post-doc positions and 1 technician position at CIRGEN

Deadline: 4 April 2019. More information about the 3 post-doc positions at PAS UV website. More information about the technician position here.

March 21

Congress Portraits & Poses, 21-22 March 2019, Leuven (Belgium)

PORTRAITS & POSES. Representations of Female Intellectual Authority, Agency and Authorship in Early Modern and Enlightenment Europe. 21-22 March 2019. Mónica Bolufer and Carolina Blutrach attend this two-day conference.

February 15

Book presentation: “Mirando desde el puente”

Mónica Bolufer and Isabel Burdiel attend the presentation of the book “Mirando desde el puente: Estudios en homenaje al profesor James S. Amelang). Decanato de la Facultad de Filosofía y Letras de la Universidad Autónoma de Madrid. Monica Bolufer’s chapter is entitled “Textos escurridizos. A propósito de la escritura personal..Read More

January 21

CIRGEN Kick-off meeting

The CIRGEN team (Mónica Bolufer, Isabel Burdiel, Carolina Blutrach, Maria Tausiet and Inma Aleixos) met for the first time.

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