UCL Department of Science and Technology Studies is an interdisciplinary centre for the integrated study of science's history, philosophy, sociology, communication and policy, located in the heart of London. Founded in 1921. Award winning for teaching and research, plus for our public engagement programme. Rated as outstanding by students at every level.

At UCL, the academic mission is paramount. Our ambition is to achieve the highest standards in our teaching and research.

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Gregory - Ancient Greek Cosmogony
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FemSTS

Interrogating gender issues in STS since April 2014. 

FemSTS

The FemSTS Reading Group meets every two weeks to discuss articles that address issues of gender in science and technology studies. Our aim is to think about the intersections of STS/HPS and feminism as critical disciplines. We are a lively bunch, and meetings are informal – academic staff, graduate students, and all other interested parties are welcome to join!

We have read on various topics about women in science and in our own field, and accompany main readings with articles and blog posts on more general feminist issues including, but not limited to, its history. Our group has recently read selected chapters from Feminism in Twentieth-Century Science, Technology, and Medicine, edited by Angela N. H. Creager, Elizabeth Lunbeck and Londa Schiebinger. 

We meet every other Tuesday, at 5pm. All future dates and readings are online in the FemSTS Moodle (link). Please email the organiser, Raquel Velho (raquel.velho.12@ucl.ac.uk), for the password and to be added to the mailing list. 

Page last modified on 26 feb 15 15:11 by Raquel Velho


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