Seminar “Populism, far-right movements and gender: critical approaches”

Place: Tallinn University, M-213

Time: May 10th, 12:30 – 15:30

Target group: doctoral students and supervisors, researchers and lecturers in social sciences and humanities from Doctoral School of Behavioural, Social and Health Sciences, Doctoral School of Culture Studies and Arts.

Presentations by Adrienne Massanari (Associate Professor at the University of Illinois at Chicago) and David Paternotte (Associate Professor at the Université libre de Bruxelles).


12.30-13.00 Welcome coffee and registration
13.00-14.00 Presentation by Adrienne Massanari #Gamergate and /r/The_Donald: How the “alt-right” won Reddit’s heart and discussion
14.00-15.00 Presentation by David Paternotte Disentangling and Locating the “Global Right”: Anti-Gender Campaigns in Europe and discussion
15.00-15.30 Concludive discussion

More info and registration on Tallinn University website


Activity is financed by the European Regional Development Fund through the institutional package measure for R&D institutions and higher education institutions (ASTRA project TLU TEE of Tallinn University) and is organised by Doctoral School of Behavioural, Social and Health Sciences and Doctoral School of Culture Studies and Arts in collaboration with Gender Studies Research Group at Tallinn University