Ancillary activities

Butler reading group

  • Monday, 13 March 2017, 6 PM, Icarus Common Room (VU campus): Notes Toward a Performative Theory of Assembly, chapter 6, and “Necropolitics” by Achille Mbembe

Film Screening
  • Thursday, 9 March 2017, 5.30 PM, De Verrekijker (VU campus): The Danish Girl.
Symposium: “Diversifying Philosophy: African Feminism and Decolonisation”

April 4 2017, 9:00-12:15, Vrije Universiteit, Main Building, 14A433

African feminist voices have been largely absent from philosophical discourse and from Western feminist debates. This symposium aims at discussing the contribution of African feminism to the process of decolonisation, as well as the relation between African and Western feminism, and the relation of feminist theory to philosophy.

More information can be found here.
Download the program here.

Pre-conference video art screening


THE LIMA COLLECTION: GENDER & PERFORMATIVITY
Screening of artworks from the LIMA collection 
curated by Sanneke Huisman and Christian Sancto

Tuesday, April 4 
LIMA, Arie Biemondstraat 111, Amsterdam 
8:00 PM until 10:30 PM 
7.5 / 5 euro

Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1962230670729826/

Website LIMA: http://li-ma.nl/site/news/lima-collection-gender-performativity