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Feminist Methodologies || 01-02 April 2019, Loughborough University, UK

Feminist Methodologies 2019 showcases a multi-disciplinary range of current feminist methodologies and approaches, with talks from: Eleonora Belfiore (Communication and Media Studies, Loughborough University), Ali Bilgic (Politics and International Studies, Loughborough University), Zowie Davy (LGBTQ Studies, De Montfort University), Yasmin Gunaratnam (Sociology, Goldsmith’s, University of London), Sharon Kivland (Fine Art, Sheffield Hallam University) and Marsha Meskimmon (Art History, Loughborough University). There will also be a PGR session as part of the programme, and an evening performance.

Eleonora Belfiore (Communication and Media Studies, Loughborough University)


Ali Bilgic (Politics and International Studies, Loughborough University)


Zowie Davy (LGBTQ Studies, De Montfort University)


Yasmin Gunaratnam (Sociology, Goldsmith’s, University of London)


Sharon Kivland (Fine Art, Sheffield Hallam University)


Marsha Meskimmon (Art History, Loughborough University). 





Venue: Martin Hall, Loughborough University, Epinal Way, Loughborough, LE11 3TU. For a campus map click here.

Travelling by train: Loughborough is approximately a 90-minute train journey from London, an hour from Birmingham, or two hours from Manchester or Leeds. Direct trains to Loughborough depart from London St Pancras, Nottingham, Derby, Sheffield, and York. A shuttle bus service from Loughborough rail station to the university runs throughout the year and departs up to every 10 minutes.

Travelling by air: The nearest airport is East Midlands. The yellow Skylink bus service from the airport to Leicester goes right through the centre of Loughborough. Buses depart every 20-30 minutes during the day from stand D outside the airport arrivals hall.

Travelling by car: Loughborough University is two miles from junction 23 on the M1. The University is clearly signposted on all other main routes. Car parking on campus can be difficult so you may wish to leave your car at your hotel or the station and get public transport to campus.

Accommodation at Loughborough University

  • Burleigh Court
  • A limited number of rooms are available in student halls on campus. 

There is a good range of accommodation suitable for different budgets in the town

**Other hotels are available, including links to these hotels does not consitute an endorsement on the part of the organisers

Booking for the conference is now open and will close at noon on 15 March 2019

Delegate rates

The delegate rate includes refreshments during the conference, and there is an optional buffet lunch on both days and a conference meal 

  • External standard rate £40.00
  • External postgraduate students £10.00
  • Loughborough University staff and students - Free of charge, but please contact us for the password to register your attendance

Optional extras

  • Optional buffet lunch on both days £14.05
  • Optional conference meal £16.00


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and co-organised by Dr Jennifer Cooke, Dr Line Nyhagen, and PhD students Hazel McMichael, Hannah Newman and Sian Lewis