News and events 

Each year the Centre for Women’s Studies hosts conferences, seminars and day schools which bring together scholars in the Centre’s key fields as well as in emerging areas. We welcome items for the news and events webpage; please send to the Centre Administrator


MA in (GEMMA) Gender and Women's Studies

Sunday 22 July 2018

We are very excited to announce that we will be offering an MA in (GEMMA) Gender and Women's Studies from September 2018.

CWS Student wins 3MT

Sunday 8 July 2018

We are very excited that our PhD Student Jamie Khoo has won the University of York 3MT competition and has been nominated to take part in the national 3MT competition.

New Feminist Journal announced - call for papers

Sunday 1 October 2017

Cultivate, the new peer reviewed feminist journal based at the Centre for Women's Studies, University of York, is open for submissions for our first issue on the theme of 'Feminist Protests'.

More news stories



"Things I wish I knew before starting a Women's Studies degree"

A workshop for current CWS Students and Staff to share their experiences with our new students.


"The persistence of masculinism anti-gender ideology movements and populist backlash in Australia"

A talk by Dr Lucy Nicholas from Swinburne University of Technology.


More upcoming events