Feminism and Classics VI conference

Feminism and Classics VI conference

The Department of Classics at Brock University is pleased to host Feminism and Classics VI: Crossing Borders, Crossing Lines in May 2012, the first time this conference will be held in Canada. We look forward to a rich and stimulating program of papers, workshops, and events related to the conference theme, and to many opportunities for formal and informal exchange of ideas.


Abstracts for paper proposals and workshops must be submitted electronically using the abstract submission form. The deadline for receipt of abstracts is June 30, 2011. Details regarding registration, accommodations, travel to the Niagara region, local attractions, and more will be posted in the coming months. In the meantime, please send questions or concerns to the organizers at FCVI@brocku.ca.


Brock University is the only Canadian University to be located in a UNESCO International Biosphere Reserve. It is within an hour’s drive of Toronto, Ontario and Buffalo, NY, and thus easily accessible and close to major attractions, shopping and airports. The Niagara region is framed by Lake Ontario, Lake Erie and the Niagara River, and is in the heart of Ontario’s vineyard country where visitors can enjoy the culinary and wine trail. For more information about Brock University and its location, please click here.