Global Perspectives on Critical Men and Masculinities Studies

The Routledge International Handbook of Masculinity Studies Book Launch

The Handbook provides a contemporary critical and scholarly overview of theorizing and research on masculinities as well as emerging ideas and areas of study that are likely to shape research and understanding of gender and men in the future. Please join us in celebration at a colloquium in which a number of authors address issues about the past and the future of critical men and masculinity studies.

Speakers: Chris Beasley, Emerita Professor in Professor in Politics and International Studies, The University of Adelaide, Australia Jeff Hearn, Senior Professor Gender Studies, Örebro University Professor of Sociology, University of Huddersfield, UK, Professor Emeritus, Hanken School of Economics, Finland, and Professor Extraordinarius, University of South Africa. Tobias Hübinette, Reader in Intercultural Education, Karlstad University, Sweden Suruchi Thapar-Björkert, Associate Professor, Department of Government, Uppsala University, Sweden Todd Reeser, Professor of French Studies and Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies, University of Pittsburgh, USA

Discussants: Lucas Gottzén, Professor, Department of Child and Youth Studies, Stockholm University, Sweden Ulf Mellström, Professor of Gender Studies, Karlstad University, Sweden

Tammy Shefer, Professor of Women's and Gender Studies, University of Western Cape, South Africa Date: 30 October 2020, 1–3pm CET (Stockholm)


The colloquium is sponsored by the Critical Youth Studies Seminar and the Gender Academy at Stockholm University; Karlstad University and Gexcel International Collegium. Link to the book: More info:

När: 30 oktober 2020 13:00 - 30 oktober 2020 15:00

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Arrangör: Lucas Gottzén