St Andrews Institute for Gender Studies

The St Andrews Institute for Gender Studies (StAIGS) brings together staff from across the University of St Andrews with research interests in gender. StAIGS has over 100 Academic Affiliates across 16 schools: Art History, Biology, Classics, Computer Science, Divinity, Earth & Environmental Sciences, Economics, English, Geography & Sustainable Development, History, International Relations, Mathematics, Medicine, Modern Languages, Philosophical-Anthropological-Film Studies, and Psychology & Neuroscience.

Queer Epistemicides 29 – 30 April 2021 To register for the event, follow the link below:  

Words, Music, and Marginalisation Conference

Words, Music, and Marginalisation Conference, 1-3 September **Register by Friday 21 August 2020** Check out the exciting programme! With a Keynote Speaker (on Teams: 1 Sept, 16.30-18.30): Imani Danielle Mosley Dr. Mosley is an Assistant Professor of Music at the University of Florida and is a specialist on the work of Benjamin Britten, contemporary opera, Read more about Words, Music, and Marginalisation Conference[…]

StAIGS Feminist Film Series

The mission of the StAIGS Feminist Film Series is to de-canonise and decolonise film and cinema content outreach whilst spotlighting female, POC, and LGBTQIA+ filmmakers. The series aims to provide a space to view the work of overlooked creatives and hold critical discussions on issues related to gender and beyond. 


StAIGS’ External Speaker Series

External Speaker Series. Thurs 10 Oct: Tommy Curry (Edinburgh) — “Thinking through the Silence: Theorizing the Rape of Jewish Males during the Holocaust through Survivor Testimonies.” 11am – 12:30pm in Master’s Room (Heb’s Block). Wed 16 Oct: Vanessa Wills (George Washington University) — “Black Woman Marxists on Race, Gender, and Class.” 11am – 12:30pm in Read more about StAIGS’ External Speaker Series[…]