Welcome

Genderjusticememory.com is a platform for thinking about transformative gender justice in transitional societies led by Jelke Boesten at King’s College London and Helen Scanlon at the University of Cape Town. While designed as a research project based in academia, the platform aims to bridge scholarship and the arts for social change through networks and partnerships. This is an evolving collaborative research project.

Commemorative Arts Project

Exploring post-conflict symbolic reparations – such as museums, memorials and art – and how they provoke debate about and unsettle gender norms. Read more.

Veterans Project

Exploring veterans’ accounts of gender and warfare, and its aftermath in Peru. Read more.