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Gender, Power, Entitlement racism and Cultural cloning


8 et 9 octobre 2018

Lang EN Workshop language is English
Responsable de l'activité

Fenneke Reysoo


Dr Fenneke Reysoo, IHEID, Geneva; Department of Anthropology and Sociology and Gender Centre

Dr Anne Perriard,PosDoc UQAM, Québec

Anne Lavanchy, associate Professor, University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Western Switzerland (HesGe)

Frédérique Leresche, doctoral student, University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Western Switzerland, School of Social Work and Health (EESP)

Rebecca Bendjama, doctoral student, University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Western Switzerland, School of Social Work and Health (EESP) & University of Neuchâtel

{Lavanchy, 2012 #440}


Philomena Essed, Professor of Critical Race, Gender and Leadership Studies at Antioch University's Graduate School of Leadership and Change.


 Description complète ENGLISH & FRENCH ici





  Monday 8th October 2018


09:15-09:30 : Opening


09:30-10:30: Conference of Prof. Philomena Essed on conceptual, theoretical and critical approaches to the notions of power, domination, racist entitlements, and cultural cloning


10:30-11:00: Coffee break


11:00-12:30: Presentation of the participants and group discussion about notions of power and domination

12:30-14:00: Lunch


14:00-15:00: Conference of Anne Lavanchy: "Fieldwork dynamics around power, gender and race issues »


15:00-17:00: Discussion on the basis of student's works. (Include a coffee break)


Tuesday 9th October 2018


09:30-10:30 : Philomena Essed et Fenneke Reysoo: talk on methods appropriate to conduct critical research


10:30-11:00: Coffee break


11:00-12:30: Discussion all together on the basis of student's works


12:30-14:00: Lunch


14:00-15:30: Presentation of students' works (small groups)


15:30-16:30: Sharing of experiences and synthesis (all together)


Programme version pdf



IHEID (Genève)





Bourdieu, Pierre (1998). Chapitre III, Permanences et changement. In : Pierre Bourdieu, La domination masculine, Paris : Editions du Seuil, collection Liber, pp. 89-119

Deveaux, Monique (1994). Feminism and Empowerment: A Critical Reading of Foucault. Feminist Studies, Vol. 20(2), pp. 223-247

Essed, Philomena, 2013, Entitlement racism : License to Humiliate. In: ENAR ed. , Recycling Hatred: Racism(s) in Europe Today, Brussels: European Network Against Racism, pp. 62-77

Essed, Philomena (2005). « Racisme et préférence pour l'identique : du clonage culturel dans la vie quotidienne. Traduit de l'anglais par Brigitte Marrec », Actuel Marx 2005/2 (n° 38), p. 103-118. Article disponible

Essed, Philomena (1994). Contradictory Positions, Ambivalent Perceptions : A Case Stuy of a Black Woman Enterpreneur. Feminism & Psycholoy, Vol. 4(1), 99-118

Foucault, Michel (1997, orig. 1975). The Means of Correct Training. In: Discipline and Punish: the Birth of the Prison / Michel Foucault; transl. from the French by Alan Sheridan. Harmondsworth; London [etc.]: Penguin Books, pp. 170-194

Lavanchy, Anne. (2012). Going under cover? Ethics, transparency and witnessing in researching institutions, Ethical case discussions in the ethnological research,.

Lavanchy, Anne. (2013). « L'amour aux services de l'état civil : régulations institutionnelles de l'intimité et fabrique de la ressemblance nationale en Suisse », Migrations Société, 2013/6 (N° 150), p. 61-77.

McCall, Leslie (1992). Does Gender Fit? Bourdieu, Feminism, and Conceptions of Social Order. Theory & Society, Vol. 21(6), pp. 837-867

McNay, Lois (2004). Agency and Experience: Gender as a Lived Relations. In: Adkins, L (2004). Feminism after Bourdieu. Oxford: Blackwell Publishers, pp. 175-190



Deadline for registration 01.10.2018
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