Category Archives: AAG Events

GPOW Book Reception at AAG (Chicago, 2015)

The GPOW book reception at the 2015 AAGs in Chicago will be held on Wednesday, 22nd April from 7 to 9pm.

Please see the list of honoured books here

The reception will be held at Open Books  ( a non-profit that provides a variety of literacy programmes to children, youth and adults in the Chicago area.

Open Books is easily accessible from the AAG conference hotels with a short train (‘L’) ride or a cab.

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GPOW Sponsorship at the AAGs in Tampa

The Geographic Perspectives on Women Specialty Group (GPOW) of the AAG is pleased to extend an invitation to sponsor sessions at the 2014 AAG, April 8-12 in Tampa, FL.

GPOW promotes geographic research and education on topics relating to women, gender, sexuality, and the socio-spatial production of difference and inequality more broadly. Sponsored sessions can encompass a broad range of geographic topics including (but not limited to) those focusing on women, gender, masculinities, femininities, sexuality, race, feminist theories and/or methodologies.

To put forward your session for GPOW sponsorship, please send your session abstract, list of presenters and titles to Jill Williams at This information will enable GPOW to promote your sessions closer to the conference date. We look forward to receiving details of your sessions and facilitating an engaging conference environment!