Call for Contributions: Queer STS Forum #7 Towards “Academic Kindness”

Call for Contributions: Queer STS Forum #7 Towards “Academic Kindness”Queer-feminist politics of relations and social justice in science and technology Editors: Daniela Jauk & Anita Thaler The Fifth “Queer-Feminist Science and Technology Studies Forum”, published in December 2020 was the largest volume with the most contributors so far, despite the COVID-19 pandemic and care crises […]

Call for contributions – Queer STS Forum Issue #5: Queer-feminist issues in pandemic times

The Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic changed our professional and private lives suddenly and immensely. The notion of relevance (“e.g. jobs relevant for the system”) shifted, care-work and privileges became very visible. Some hoped that lock-down measures – to “flatten the curve” of infections – will lead to a higher appreciation of paid and unpaid labour […]