Read-it project


Gender and Otherness in the Humanities symposium (20-21.05.2021)

On 20-21 May 2021, the Gender and Otherness in the Humanities (GOTH) symposium will take place virtually. GOTH is a research centre based in the School of Arts and Humanities, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at The Open University. The interdisciplinary conference includes panels on textiles, transnational theatre, and women’s writing and book history. GOTH also welcomes Noémie Ndiaye (University of Chicago) as keynote speaker. Ndiaye’s paper is entitled Shades of Racial Capitalism: Afro-Romani Connections in Early Modern Drama. UK Project Lead for READ-IT Dr Shafquat Towheed will chair a session entitled Women’s Writing And Book History with Gemma Allen.

More information and registration for the Symposium can be found here: