Steering Committee Meeting, August 2002
Minutes of the steering group meeting of WAGNET
Held at RAS in Moscow on 27.8.2002
Present: Cecilia Milwertz (CM), Maria
Jaschok (MJ), Nicola Spakowski (NS), Anne Gerritsen (AG)
Absent: Harriet Zurndorfer, Fiona Moore.
protection of material on posted website. Members
to know their material is safe.
We would like everyone to be able to share the
and discussions following on from posted materials.
We will try to gather and post reading lists and
syllabi on our site.
Sponsors need to be listed.
Members of the steering group need to be listed
action: MJ to discuss these
matters with Fiona.
AG will communicate with Harriet about
of Leverhulme funding.
NS will ask Mechthild about German sources of
funding, and check other possible sources of funding in Germany.
CM will investigate possibilities for Nordic
network funding to supplement possible Leverhulme funding.
MJ will look into possible Oxford University
with the help of Professor Glen Dudbridge, and check the CCK foundation.
Singapore would not be actively pursued at the
Heidelberg will be led by Nicola and Mechthild
The conference will first be announced when
of this meeting are posted. The second announcement to Wagnet members
will be made before the summer of 2003. The statement will state
clearly what we are looking for, i.e. an engagement with gender studies.
The Wagnet members on the EACS council will
issues of timing at the board meeting.
NS will consider the issue of having a chair
discussant for each panel.
Would Barbara Mittler in Heidelberg be
cooperate? action: NS to get in touch.
MJ will work with Harriet on setting this up at
Before we meet again, AG will draft an initial
for Leverhulme and ask for feedback.
For the short term, and for several practical
MJ, FM and AG will meet in Oxford, probably early in October.
Our next meeting will take place after we
have received an invitation for a full application.
A steering group meeting could then take place
6-7-8 at Warwick in England. action for all: please
check date and see if independent funds for travel to Warwick can be
found. Our funding will pay for accommodation and subsistence.