More keynote lectures

We are happy to announce that Iva Šmídová Ph.D. will deliver a lecture on “Nurturing Fathers and Gender Relations in the Family: Anxiety, Equality and Hegemony.”


Update – keynote lectures

Our first keynote lecture topic has been added! Dr Svend Aage Madsen will deliver a lecture on “Contemporary Fatherhood Between Attachment and Autonomy –  Fatherhood and Childbirth Through History and Dilemmas in Modern Men’s Parenthood”

About our conference

Focus on Fathers is an international academic conference which aims to discuss contemporary visions of fatherhood in various modern media. We invite papers and submissions from the field of literary, social, and media studies. Our call for papers as well as detailed information concerning example topics for discussion can be found in the appropriate section on the site.