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

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Here you will find information about CIRGEN’s own activities and also about activities in which CIRGEN participates.

March 5

Conference “Recovering women’s identities between centre and periphery”. London (UK). Read more.

Isabel Burdiel and María Tausiet present two communications (Parallel Session 1A)

December 12

International Colloquium “Bible and women. La querelle des femmes”. Ciudad Real (Spain). Read more.

Monica Bolufer presents “Una controversita tan antigua como el mundo: Josefa Amar y Borbón (1749-1833), La Biblia y la querella de las mujeres”.

November 8

Conference Protagonists of production (1700-1800). Münster (Germany). Read more.

Elena Serrano presents “Gender, useful knowledge, and literary female natural philosophers in the Madrid Economic Society c. 1780” (Session V)

October 18

Seminar Mulleres na historia: novas perspectivas. Universidade de Santiago de Compostela. Galicia (Spain). Read more.

Mónica Bolufer participates in this seminar with her talk “Formas de pensar y de amar”. Organised by Facultade de Xeografía e Historia (USC)

July 14

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

Members of the CIRGEN team at the ISECS International Congress on the Enlightenment. Congress theme: “Enlightenment Identities”

July 10

Association for Spanish and Portuguese Historical Studies (ASPHS) 50th Anniversary Conference. Read more.

Organized by Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Institut d’Història Jaume Vicens Vives (IUHJVV), in Barcelona (Spain). Isabel Burdiel participates in three sessions.

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.

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