Events and Conferences 2015

27-28 November 2015
Annual Conference of the European Network for Psychosocial Studies in Intersex/Diverse Sex Development (EuroPSI)

October 2014 – July 2015
ici Berlin
Lecture Series: Desire’s Multiplicity and Serendipity
Shaka McGlotten: Political Aesthetics of Drag, Wednesday, 15 October 2014
David Halperin: What is Sex for?, Wednesday, 5 November 2014
Dagmar Herzog: tba, Wednesday, 11 March 2015
Jelisaveta Blagojevic: tba, Tuesday, 28. April 2015
Leo Bersani: tba, Thursday, 18 June 2015
Teresa de Lauretis: tba, Thursday, 2 July 2015
… Further talks to be announced soon.

20-21 February 2015
Lesbian Lives Conference, Brighton, College of Arts and Humanities

19. April 2015
Conference: Psychoanalytic Perspectives on Sexual Orientation & Gender Identity in the Orthodox Jewish Community (A Conference for Mental Health Professionals, Rabbinic Leaders and Educators)

We will explore the intersection of psychological, religious and communal issues that present with LGBT people from Orthodox & Hasidic communities. The program features experts in the field and professionals with experience working with this population. They will review the latest research and develop a conceptual framework in which therapists and Orthodox rabbis can work together to offer the best care.

Featured Speakers:
Conference Co-Chairs: Alison Feit PhD, Alan Slomowitz PhD, Mordechai Levovitz LMSW
William Alanson White Institute: Mark Blechner Phd , Jack Drescher MD,
Lincoln Square Synagogue: Rabbi Shaul Robinson, Senior Rabbi
Rabbinical Council of America (RCA): Rabbi Mark Dratch MSW, Executive Vice President
Congregation Ahavath Torah: Rabbi Shmuel Goldin, Senior Rabbi & past President of the RCA

Time: 8:30am -5:30pm
Location: The Kraft Center for Jewish Life, Columbia University, NY

24. April 2015
Sophinette Becker: Geschlecht und sexuelle Orientierung in Auflösung – was bleibt? (Vortrag)
20:00 Uhr, Jugendstilhörsaal
A-1090 Wien, Spitalgasse 23
Rektoratsgebäude (Bauteil 88)
nähere Infos siehe hier

8-11 June 2015
Queer Kinship and Relationships Conference Poland

22-25 July 2015
Konferenz der IPA (International Psychoanalytic Association) in Boston
2015 wird sich die IPA-Konferenz im Besonderen auch mit dem Thema „Diversität“ beschäftigten (new family configurations; sexual and gender identity; race and racism; homophobia, transphobia and biphobia.)