CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY

 

 


 

CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY, LOS ANGELES

CENTER FOR THE STUDY OF GENDERS AND SEXUALITIES

 

 5th Annual Gender, Sexuality, and Power Student Research Conference

 

The Center for the Study of Genders and Sexualities (CSGS) invites students to participate in our fifth student research conference on May 12, 2009.  This conference is an academic event intended to support students interested in gender, sexuality, queer, LGBT and womenÂ’s studies.  For information about CSGS visit  /centers/csgs/

 

Instructions for applying: 

Individuals may present as a group with no more than four persons per group. We recommend 15 minutes for individual and group presentations.

 

We welcome submissions that address the following issues: cultural politics of genders and sexualities that challenge normative constructions of womanhood or manhood; genders and sexualities that intersect with the concept of race, ethnicity, nation, disabilities and class; representations of genders and sexualities that counter heteronormativity in literature and media; gender, sexuality and power as it relates to violence, healthcare, religion, crime and culture. Related topics are also welcome.

 

Luncheon will be provided free of charge and only to the first 100 people who register. The deadline to register for the conference is Friday May 1st, 2009.

 

All presenters are exempted from registering for the conference; research proposal acceptance fulfills registration requirements. If you need further assistance with your research, please contact the Center for the Study of Gender and Sexualities at (323) 343-6549.

 

Submission Deadline: 

Monday, April 6, 2009 @ 5 p.m.

 

This conference is sponsored by the Center for the Study of Genders and Sexualities and The Queer Connection student organization. Co-sponsored by Associated Students Incorporated and the Office of Graduate Studies and Research.

 

         

GSP CONFERENCE STUDENT RESEARCH PROPOSAL FORM

 

If you are submitting as a panel please list the contact information for one member of your panel who will serve as the point person. Please include the names of all of the presenters in the space provided below.

 

CONTACT INFORMATION: _______________________________________________________________________

                        (Last)                                                               (First)

 

UNIVERSITY: ____________________________________________________________

 

MAJOR: ______________________________ STATUS:  < UNDERGRAD       < GRAD

 

 

EMAIL ADDRESS: ____________________________________________________________

 

 

PHONE NUMBER: (               )                -                      Alt # (               )                  -_________

(Please print clearly and legibly)               

 

 

 

IS THIS A GROUP PRESENTATION?      ? Yes             ? No   

 

 

NAMES OF PRESENTERS (Including self) ________________________________________

(No more than 4 persons per group)

 

______________________________________________________________________________

 

 

Will you attend our luncheon?                        ? Yes         ? No

 

 

Will you use any technical equipment?           ? Yes         ? No

 

 

If yes, please select one only:             ? Power Point              ? Overhead Projector            ? VCR

 

 

ESTIMATED LENGTH OF PRESENTATION: _______________________ minutes

(Not to exceed 15 minutes)

 

 

RESEARCH TOPIC: ____________________________________________________________

 

 

 

IF YOU NEED FURTHER ADDITIONAL HELP OR GUIDANCE WITH YOUR RESEARCH PLEASE CONTACT THE CENTER FOR THE STUDY OF GENDER AND SEXUALITES BY EMAIL: csgs@calstatela.edu OR BY PHONE (323) 343 – 6549.

 

ABSTRACT/ SUMMARY OF RESEARCH:

 

 

RESEARCH TOPIC: ____________________________________________________________

 

 

THESIS: ______________________________________________________________________

 

______________________________________________________________________________

 

 

 

 

 

MAIN POINTS OF YOUR RESEARCH

 

1. ____________________________________________________________________________

 

 

 

 

 

2. ____________________________________________________________________________

 

 

 

 

 

WHAT IS THE RELEVANCE OF YOUR RESEARCH? HOW DOES IT SERVE OUR COMMUNITIES?

 

______________________________________________________________________________

 

 

 

 

PLEASE RETURN COMPLETED FORM TO:

Email: csgs@calstatela.edu

 

Drop off or mail to: The Center for the Study of Genders and Sexualities

College of Art and Letters

California State University, Los Angeles

5151 State University Drive

Music Building, 228

Los Angeles, Ca 90032-8100

 

Drop off to:  Integrated Humanities Center, D 4051 King Hall