As part of the ECR Spotlight, doctoral candidate Fabiola Fiocco writes about her research into creative interventions to rethink gender and labour in relation to socially engaged art and independent art spaces in Europe.
Doctoral candidate Miriam Vishniac writes for the ECR Spotlight about her research into menstruation and the lack of access to menstrual products in prisons, which she considers to be a part of the “correctional afterthought” that criminologists have argued results from a system designed by men for men.
In her contribution to the ECR Spotlight, PhD candidate Aerin Lai writes about her doctoral research focussing on masculinities in Singapore and questions the usefulness of a postcolonial intersectional analysis in understanding the kinds of masculinities that are constructed by Singaporean men in contemporary society.
In his contribution to the PhD and Postdoc Spotlight, doctoral researcher André Prado Fernandes writes about his research into Brazil’s radical 1970s theatre group Dzi Croquettes and asks how queer performances help us think about the limits of, and reconceptualise the mainstream rhetoric of, LGBT human rights?
For the first contribution to the ECR Spotlight, PhD Candidate Amy Andrada writes in defence of ‘assholes’ and about intragender sexism, as well as good, bad, and performative feminism. Amy’s piece is based on the lecture she will deliver at the Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas on the 26th of August 2021. Attendance details can be found in this post.