Wednesday, December 15, 2010

Conference at Uni Qld, Mothers at the Margins

I'll be attending this conference at UQ in April. Why not see if you can come along too?!?


Mothers at the Margins

Sixth Australian International, Interdisciplinary Conference on Motherhood -

Wednesday, 27 April, 2011- 5pm, - Saturday 30 April, 2011 - 12 noon
The University of Queensland, St Lucia Q 4072, Brisbane, Australia

Final Deadline for Abstracts: January 14, 2011!

Keynote speakers include Andrea O'Reilly and Sonya Andermaher

Send a 200-word abstract and 50-word bio by January 14, 2011
to: Dr Marie Porter (

Send abstract as attachment with title and name attached

Australian and New Zealand paper-givers must be/become members of ARM-A

International presenters must be/become 2011 members of MIRCI prior to the conference
Email: info@motherhoodinitiative.orgWebsite:


The Faculty of Arts, The University of Queensland

The Centre for Research on Women, Gender, Culture and Social Change, School of EMSAH, the University of Queensland

The Australian Motherhood Initiative for Research and Community Involvement (formerly ARM-A)

The Motherhood Initiative for Research and Community Involvement in Canada (formerly ARM)

The Queensland Centre for Mothers and Babies (QCMB), School of Psychology, the University of Queensland


Registration will open in early January 2011. Registration fees are as follows:

Early bird through Friday, 18 February 201

Early Bird (before Feb 19, 2011) and all ARM-A and MIRCI members

E.B Registration - $253.00

E.B. Concession - $187.00

Full registration Saturday, 19 February through Thursday, 21 April 2011

Full Registration - $308.00

*Concession Price - $ 253.00

Day rates - $100

Keynotes $25 each

Registrations close at midnight, Thursday, 21 April 2011.

Cancellation Policy:

Cancellations prior to 3 April - full refund.

Cancellations 3 - 15 April - 50% refund.

Cancellations after 15 April - no refund available.

Registration includes a light supper on Wed. evening, morning and afternoon teas and lunch on Thursday and Friday, and morning tea Saturday.

*Concession rates are applicable to all full-time students and registrants in less than half-time employment.

Motherhood Initiative for Research and Community Involvement (MIRCI)
140 Holland St. West, PO Box 13022, Bradford, ON, L3Z 2Y5

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