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  • Porto Alegre

    Call for papers - Sociology

    The gender of professions

    Clomparative perspectives in the sociology of professional groups, the sociology of gender and the the sociology of migrations

    The object of this session is the sociological theorization of the relation between gender and profession. Today, the question is less the exclusion of women from work defined as professional, considering their feinization, than their routine inclusion in ill-defined support roles. The presentations could cross several approaches (of sociology of professional groups, gender, migrations, intersectionality...) to deal with issues like :inequalities in women's access to certain professions, male resistance to women's carrers, delegation of "dirty work", the specific and cultural construction of a masculinist vision of profession work, how professions professes gender, the effects of liberalisation of professions (in many sectors like Health, Culture or Law) on their feminization...

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  • Macapá

    Call for papers - America

    Circulation and decentralisation of arts and literature

    2nd symposium of the Guiana Shield

    Loin des centres politiques, économiques, intellectuels européens et brésiliens, la région des Guyanes est un espace hétérogène composé de pays et de territoires rassemblant des caractéristiques uniques. L'université Fédérale d'Amapá (UNIFAP), et l’université de la Guyane française (UG), parce qu'elles sont présentes dans cette localité, sont capables de rassembler les recherches produites dans et sur la région. En ce sens, la IIe journée d’études du Plateau des Guyanes : Circulations et décentralisation des arts et de la littérature s'inscrit dans la perspective de la réflexion sur le « décentrement » de la connaissance. Cette posture implique de réfléchir au rôle des théories et des pratiques académiques dans un contexte situé hors du centre, sans pour autant nier la relation centre-périphérie.

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  • Rio de Janeiro

    Call for papers - Geography

    Intercultural communication and transnational migration: borders, policies and citizenship

    IX migration forum | Migratic 2017 – V symposium on migration research

    This international colloquium will be held from October 16th to 20th 2017, at Praia Vermelha campus from UFRJ, in joint partnership with the IX Migration Forum / Migratic 2017, it is the result of a collaborative and networking initiative organized by researchers from Brazil, France, Canada, Argentina, Spain, the United States, Uruguay, Chile, Ecuador and Martinique. The event’s goal is to put together researchers and experts from various countries to discuss the issue of migration in conjunction with the field of social communication, cultural theories, border studies and within the framework of notions such as politics, democracy and citizenship.

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  • Natal

    Call for papers - America

    2nd conference in political geography, geopolitics and territorial management

    II congrès de géographie politique, géopolitique et gestion territoriale

    A ciência geográfica todos os anos é colocada à prova em diferentes encontros, congressos e seminários no Brasil e no exterior. Entre os dias 5 e 8 de outubro de 2016, ocorrerá, em Natal-RN, no campus da UFRN, o II Congresso Brasileiro de Geografia Política, Geopolítica e Gestão do Território (II CONGEO) com a temática central intitulada: A integração Sul-Americana e a inserção das regiões periféricas.

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  • Cayenne

    Call for papers - Ethnology, anthropology

    Circulation of Individuals, Knowledge and Cultural practices in the Guiana Shield

    La première journée d’étude organisée par le Département de formation et de recherche Langues sciences humaines de la nouvelle université de Guyane vise à réunir des spécialistes de plusieurs disciplines et est destinée à mieux comprendre la reconfiguration de l’espace du plateau des Guyanes et son lien avec les circulations. Il s’agit en effet d'étudier la circulation des individus mais aussi des savoirs, pratiques et représentations qui les caractérisent. 

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