Gender and Trauma, 1945 to the present

Project: Research

Project Description

Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia Workshop Program

This interdisciplinary workshop asks how gender shaped the definition and treatment of trauma across time and place. The objectives are to: identify key moments when gender has informed theories and treatments of trauma; examine gendered specificities in women’s and men’s experiences of trauma; analyse the role of gender in narratives of trauma. Findings will be published several venues, including an edited book.
Short titleGender and Trauma
StatusNot started