Central and Eastern European Conferences

The ESWTR has organized the following conferences to date:

  • 2023 Imperial Powers and Women: Trauma, Resistance, and Resilience, August 31st to September 2nd, Ukrainian Catholic University (Lviv, Ukraine); further information can be found here.
  • 2022 Confronting Gender Polarity and Nationalism. Interdisciplinary conference on Feminist Theologies, Religion and Sustainable Democracy in the Nordic countries and Europe. Oslo/Regensburg Conference website
  • 2019 (De)Constructing Regimes of In/visibility, Louvain, Belgium, 12th to 15th of September 2019
  • 2017 Translation - Transgression - Transformation, Vienna, Austria, 23rd to 26th of August 2017 Conference website
  • 2015 Sharing the Word of Hope with the World, 17th to 21st of August, Crete. Conference website
  • 2013 New Horizons of Resistance and Visions (Dresden, Germany) 
  • 2011 Feminist Theology: Listening, Understanding and Giving answer in a secular and plural world. (Salamanca, Spain)
  • 2009 Wrestling with God (Winchester, United Kingdom) 
  • 2007  Becoming "Living Communities” - Within the Family, the Society, the Churches (Neapel, Italy) 
  • 2006 Anniversary - International congress marking the twentieth anniversary of the foundation of the ESWTR: Theology by Women for Women? Opportunities and Problems in Linking Feminist Theology and Practice (Graz, Austria)
  • 2005 Building Bridges in a Multifaceted Europe: Religious Origins, Traditions, Contexts and Identities (Budapest, Hungary) 
  • 2003 Holy Texts: Authority and Language (Soesterberg, Netherlands) 
  • 2001 At the End of Liberation? Liberation at the End! Feminist Theory, Feminist Theology and the Political Implications (Salzburg, Austria) 
  • 1999 Time - Utopia - Eschatology (Hofgeismar, Germany)
  • 1997 Sources of Feminist Theology (Kolympari, Greece)
  • 1995 One Household of Life (Höör, Sweden)
  • 1993 Voicing Identity: Women and Religious Traditions in Europe (Leuven, Belgium)
  • 1991 Liberating Women (Bristol, United Kingdom)
  • 1989 Images of God (Arnoldshain, Germany)
  • 1987 Self Denial, Self Affirmation (Helvoirt, Netherlands)
  • 1986 The inaugural meeting (Magliaso, Switzerland)