Study group Feminist Philosophy

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Coordinators

  • Dr. Annemie Halsema (Associate Professor, Department of Philosophy, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam)
  • Dr. Karen Vintges (Assistant Professor, Department of Philosophy, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam)
  • Dr. Veronica Vasterling (Associate Professor Gender Studies and Philosophy at the Institute for Gender Studies. Radbout Universiteit Nijmegen)
  • Nathanja van den Heuvel, Ma (PhD candidate Social and Political Philosophy, Institute for Philosophy, Leiden University)

Upcoming activities of this group

There are no upcoming events at this time.

Past activities of this group



Topic & aim

The discipline of feminist philosophy has expanded enormously over the past three decades, now covering all philosophical areas- ethics, political philosophy, metaphysics, philosophy of science, philosophy of language, history of philosophy. While feminist philosophy initially focused predominantly on analysing gender inequality and gendered power relations, currently it addresses issues of inequality and exclusion in a broad sense, in relation to other academic fields such as postcolonial theory, environmental studies and political theory. The study group feminist philosophy aims to contribute to the development of feminist philosophy in the Netherlands and stimulate international cooperation.

Set-up & practicalities

The study group meets three times throughout the academic year to discuss work in progress by participants. Dates are set depending on participants’ availability. The study group also organises an annual lecture by a distinguished speaker in the field of feminist philosophy. Other activities include the organisation of an international summer course on feminist philosophy and international publications in cooperation with amongst others SWIP.Nl and IAPh (The International Association of Women Philosophers).

OZSW members who belong to this group

Member Affiliation
Vintges, KarenUniversity of Amsterdam
Halsema, AnnemieVU University Amsterdam
Vasterling, VeronicaRadboud University Nijmegen
Jongepier, FleurRadboud University Nijmegen
Schaubroeck, KatrienUniversity of Antwerp
van den Heuvel, NathanjaLeiden University
Prange, MartineTilburg University
Smiet, KatrineRadboud University Nijmegen
van der Tuin, IrisUtrecht University
Dufourcq, AnnabelleRadboud University Nijmegen
Thinius, AlexanderUniversity of Amsterdam
Cawston, AmandaTilburg University
Georgescu, LauraUniversity of Groningen
Milam, Per-ErikTwente University
Knowles, CharlotteUniversity of Groningen
Hajjar, CrystelUniversity of Groningen
Wehrle, MarenErasmus University Rotterdam
den Boer, LucasUniversity of Groningen
Groothuis, AnneFree University Amsterdam
Eilenberger, Hans-GeorgTilburg University
Lopez-Cantero, PilarDelft University of Technology
Koekoek, CatherineErasmus University Rotterdam
Rijnders, JeroenUtrecht University
van Balen, SophieErasmus University Rotterdam

Other people who belong to this group

Evelien Geerts – Kathrin Thiele – Beatrice Spallaccia – Martine Berenpas – Sarita Fae Jarmack – Marieke Berkers – Allegra Reinalda – Adèle Wester – Aastha Mishra – Lotte Spreeuwenberg – Stephanie Sauveur – Annelies Kleinherenbrink – Katelijne Malomgré – Anna Sophie Sanders – Sigrid Wallaert – Robin Wisse – Talita Ferrantelli – Shruti Rai

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