Afghanistan: A Personal Essay by Gender Studies Alumna Sahar Fetrat

August 27, 2021

The Storm Before The Hurricane: A Personal Essay On Afghanistan

Sahar Fetrat, a student at King’s College London, reflects on her firsthand experience of life under the Taliban in Afghanistan, as she implores the international community not to turn away

Read the essay HERE

Nguyen Thi Thanh Nha receives the CEU Presidential Scholar Award - Congratulations!

August 26, 2021

The Department of Gender Studies congratulates to Nguyen Thi Thanh Nha for receiving the CEU Presidential Scholar Award. 

BBC's The Inquiry features Andrea Pető on Hungarian Family Policy

August 2, 2021

“There is a kind of emotional blackmailing that women should produce more children,” Professor Andrea Peto said in BBC World Service’s The Inquiry.  

Reproductive Righteousness and the Alt-Right State: An International Feminist Symposium, June 30 at 3 pm (London / BST / GMT+1)

June 24, 2021

DateJune 30, 2021

Time15:00 - 17:00 (London / BST / GMT+1)


Risa Cromer and Lea Taragin-Zeller, “Reproductive Politics and the Rising Global Right: A Provocation”

Andrea Peto, “Attacks on Reproductive Rights ‘Through the Looking Glass’ ”

Sonia Correa, “Reproductive States’ Righteousness: Chartering Temporalities, Commonalities, Heterogeneities”

Online International Symposium June 17-18, 2021: Modern Authoritarian and Hybrid Regimes and the Threat to Academic Freedom

June 7, 2021

An International Symposium



17.06.2021 – 18.06.2021 

Please see program and the abstracts 

The Symposium Organizers: