New Publication: Special issue of the journal Australian Feminist Studies focused on Queer Death Studies

We are delighted to say that the special issue of the journal Australian Feminist Studies focused on the topic of “Queer Death Studies” and co-edited by Marietta Radomska, Tara Mehrabi and Nina Lykke, has finally been published. The issue contains contributions by QDS scholars: Patricia MacCormack, Marietta Radomska, Tara Mehrabi, Stine Willum Adrian, Margrit Shildrick, Hema’ny Molina Vargas, Camila Marambio and Nina Lykke. The collection …

‘Queering Ecologies of Death’ panel at the SLSAeu GREEN conference in Copenhagen, 13-16 June 2018

On 14th July some of the QDS Network researchers had a pleasure to present their work in the two-session panel 'Queering Ecologies of Death', proposed by Prof. Patricia MacCormack (Anglia Ruskin University, UK) and Dr. Marietta Radomska (Linköping University, SE), at the SLSAeu GREEN conference that took place on 13-16 June 2018 in Copenhagen, Denmark. …

Full programme of The Third International Queer Death Studies Workshop is out now!

Dear all, Please, check the full programme - including abstracts and bios - of The Third International Queer Death Studies Workshop Death Matters: Death and Dying in a Queer Context, taking place on 30-31 May 2018 in Linköping, here. If you would like to attend the event, but haven't registered yet, please do so by sending an …

CfP for a special issue of Women, Gender & Research on Queer Death Studies

Cfp: KKF 2019/2-3: Queer Death Studies Call for Papers: Queer Death Studies: Coming to Terms with Death, Dying and Mourning Differently Special issue Women, Gender & Research, 2019/2-3 Queer Death Studies (QDS) refers to an emerging transdisciplinary field of research that critically and (self) reflexively investigates and challenges conventional normativities, assumptions, expectations, and regimes of …

The Third International Queer Death Studies Workshop “Death Matters: Death and Dying in a Queer Context”: the programme & registration!

Dear all, It is our great pleasure to announce the programme of the upcoming Third International Queer Death Studies Workshop: Death Matters: Death and Dying in a Queer Context that takes place on 30th and 31st May 2018 at Linköping University. The workshop starts at 10:15 on 30th May and finishes at 16:00 on 31st May. …

The 3rd International Queer Death Studies Workshop: the programme soon to be announced!

Dear all, We have received a great number of fantastic paper proposals for The Third International QDS Workshop Death and Dying in a Queer Context, which has made the selection process extremely difficult (and a bit painful, too)! But, in this connection, we've also decided to create an extra time slot and begin the event …