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Book Series "challenge GENDER. Contemporary challenges of_within Gender Studies" (2012- )

This new series edited by the Gender Research Office at the University of Vienna presents contemporary theories, discourses and research within the field of transdisciplinary Gender Studies, including Feminist Epistemology, Queer Theory, Postcolonial Studies, Feminist Science Studies, Gender & Science Technology Studies.

Central to the series published with Opens external link in new windowZaglossus are critical approaches to gender relations and other power structures in the context of globalization. Moreover, "challenge GENDER" presents analytical works that reflect changes over time and attempt to think sex, gender and sexuality in new ways.

challenge GENDER - Band 6: Persson Perry Baumgartinger: Trans Studies: Historische, begriffliche und aktivistische Aspekte

Wie viele andere kritische Forschungs­richtungen sind auch die Trans Studies aus sozialen Bewegungen heraus entstanden. Sie sind, neben den Inter Studies, mindestens genauso stark an der Dekonstruktion von Geschlecht beteiligt...

challenge GENDER – Volume 5: Therre Thaemlitz: Nuisance. Writings on identity jamming & digital audio production

This book compiles articles, essays, lecture transcripts, album annotations and other texts written by queer audio producer and writer Terre Thaemlitz between 1996 and 2015. The overall theme uniting the texts is a defense...

challenge GENDER – Volume 4: Hanna Hacker: Frauen* und Freund_innen. Lesarten "weiblicher Homosexualität". Österreich, 1870–1938

(Women* and Girlfriends. Readings of Female Homosexuality. Austria, 1870-1938.) Thirty years after the publication of the first comprehensive work on the history of lesbian women in German speaking countries from 1870 to 1938,...

Gendered Neurocultures. Feminist and Queer Perspectives on Current Brain Discourses (2014)

The second volume within the series "CHALLENGE GENDER" by editors Sigrid Schmitz and Grit Höppner is published in May 2014.

IMPORT – EXPORT – TRANSPORT. Queer Theory, Queer Critique and Activism in Motion (2012)

The first volume of the book series "challenge GENDER" was edited by Sushila_Mesquita, Maria Katharina_Wiedlack and Katrin_Lasthofer and was published with Zaglossus e. U., Vienna, in November 2012.


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