Queering – and queries of – our thinking about the futures we envision

Invitation for International Research Seminar on
Queering – and queries of – our thinking about the futures we envision

Time Thursday the 11th of April at 13 – 15:30
Venue University of Turku, School of Economics, lecture room 07
and ZOOM (https://utu.zoom.us/j/63973008217)

Anna Elkina will defend her thesis ‘Unfolding identity work during an entrepreneurial journey. Autoethnographic study’ on Friday the 12th April at 12.

We are honored to have Professor Chris Steyaert from the University of St. Gallen as the esteemed Opponent. Chris served as a Pre-examiner of the thesis together with Professor Kim Poldner from The Hague University of Applied Sciences and the University of Groningen.

Both Chris and Kim will present their research on a hybrid research seminar organized on Thursday 11th April at 13-15:30 to challenge and inspire our thinking regarding new topics of interest and ways to research them.

• 13.00-14.00 Entrepreneuring regenerative futures –
Professor Kim Poldner
• 14.00-14.30 coffee break
• 14.30-15.30 Queering entrepreneurship: A question(ing) of method? –
Professor Chris Steyaert
• 15.30 Closing words

The research seminar is open for faculty members, colleagues and doctoral students interested in stretching their research and thinking about futures.


For more information:

Professor Chris Steyaert https://www.alexandria.unisg.ch/entities/person/Chris_Steyaert/otherInfo

Professor Kim Poldner https://www.edx.org/bio/kim-poldner
and https://www.rug.nl/feb/research/frn/news/archief/2023/231205-appointment-kim-poldner?lang=en