Webinar - Varieties of Gender Regimes


This event will discuss the Special Section of Social Politics on ‘Varieties of Gender Regimes’ published in August 2020.

What are the varieties of gender regime? This event focuses on Walby’s varieties of gender regimes – domestic and public regimes; and, within the public, both neoliberal and social democratic varieties – and pathways to alternative forms. Is this model sufficient to encompass the turn to less progressive forms and multiple global regions or are further varieties needed? At stake here is the distinction between modern and premodern, public and domestic, the meaning of conservative, the concept of the family, and the theorisation of violence. 

All updates on the webinar will be published here.

Speakers and Discussants

The authors will introduce their papers, followed by two discussants, and then open to question and answer:






This event is hosted by the Violence and Society Centre, City, University of London, UK and co-organised with the
Essen College for Gender Research, University Duisburg-Essen, Germany.


Registration is free. Register in advance for the event here.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.



For further information, please email: ekfg@uni-due.de