Seminar with Yvette Taylor: Queer Identities in Higher Education: Becoming Included?

Wednesday, June 1st, 2016
  • Photo Richie Diesterheft, Education Without Discimination (CC BY-SA)Photo Richie Diesterheft, Education Without Discimination (CC BY-SA)

Seminar with Yvette Taylor:

Queer Identities in Higher Education: Becoming Included?

The "Discrimination and Social Inequalities" Research Group of LIEPP and Observatoire sociologique du changement  (OSC) invite you to attend the joint seminar held on:

Wednesday, June 1st, 2016
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Room Annick Percheron, OSC
98, rue de l'Université 75007 Paris 

 Yvette TAYLOR (Professor in Education, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow)

She was previously Head of the Weeks Centre for Social and Policy Research, LSBU (2011-2015). She is a Visiting Professor at the OSC, within the Framework of Erasmus Staff Exchange Programme (May 23rd - June 11th 2016). In 2010-2011 she  held a Fulbright Scholarship at Rutgers University. Yvette has obtained a wide variety of research funding, including the ESRC project on ‘Making Space for Queer Identifying Religious Youth’ (2011-2013) and the British Academy mid-career fellowship 'Critical Terrain: Dividing Lines and Lives' (2013-2014).

Yvette has published four sole-authored books: Working-class Lesbian Life (2007), Lesbian and Gay Parenting (2009), Fitting Into Place? Class and Gender Geographies and Temporalities (2012), Making Space for Queer Identifying Religious Youth (2015). She now mentors a Marie Sklodowska Curie project on ‘Race, Class and Gender in Global Cities’. 


Discussion by:
Mickaël DURAND (Doctoral Fellow, CEE) 

Registration: Marie Ferrazzini : marie.ferrazzini@sciencespo.fr