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Empowered Bodies - PhD Conference 2018

Tuesday 26 June 2018, 9.00AM to 5.00pm

Speaker(s): Professor Karen Throsby - Unviersity of Leeds, Professor Nick Crossley - University of Manchester

Art Exhibition: Sally Hewett -

With a diverse of background and studies levels we are pleased to announce that our conference will be composed by four panels that cross along the following topics:

  • Identities
  • Fat Studies
  • Health
  • Race
  • Representation
  • Standards
  • Beauty
  • Migration
  • Senses
  • Spaces
  • Media
  • Discourses

To review the detailed programme please view here: PhD Programme V2 (PDF , 69kb)

We are welcoming delegates from all research levels that would like to participate in supportive discussion that would enhance the topics and the conference itself, as well as make it a great opportunity to meet other students and share experiences.

Our registration fee is £5.00 that will help us to provide lunch and refreshments during the day:

Besides of the payment we are asking the delegates to fill a registration for that is available in this link:

The Research Centre for Social Sciences is located in Heslington West campus, just in front of the Science Park, you can visit their website:

From the train station we recommend to take the 66 Bus to JB Morrell library and walk 5 minutes towards the Science Park.

If you have any further queries or questions, please contact us

New PhD poster

Location: ReCCS (Research Centre for Social Sciences) University of York

Admission: £5.00