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... von der Blockflöte zur Elektromusik

... von der Blockflöte zur Elektromusik

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Equal Pay for Equal Work - the Role of Women in the Labor Market was the title of a presentation at the 6th Workshop of Austrian Feminist Economists (FemÖk), which took place on October 30 at Johannes Kepler University. You can listen to Andrea Weber, Professor of Economics at the University of Mannheim, in a contribution entitled "Equal Pay for Equal Work - the Role of Women in the Labor". The event was organized by the Institute for Women's and Gender Studies with the support of the Vienna Chamber of Labour.



On November 17th, the study was presented at the Kepler Salon in Linz with the rhetorical title: fem.pop - Are 10% women enough in Austrian pop music?. Wolfgang Dorninger and Patricia Enigl aka Irradiation were guests and discussed structures in pop music and biographies of female musicians with the audience

In the article, Patricia Enigl aka Irradiation describes her path from recorder to electronic musician.



In the book "Utopia of alliances, conditions of impossibilities and the vocabulary of decoloniality", the contributors deal with individual terms of the current discourse on decolonialism in individual texts, thus developing a comprehensive dictionary on the topic. The aim was to combine academic and activist knowledge and to question European knowledge. The question of what decolonial theory does - what role it plays in the discourse - is also addressed. Read more about The book Utopia of alliances, conditions of impossibilities and the vocabulary of decoloniality, to listen to Marissa Lobo and Marina Gržinić as well as Encarnación Gutiérrez Rodríguez.

The book was published by Loecker Verlag in 2013. The book presentation took place as part of the anthropophagic week, 20 years of maiz, on November 16, 2014 at the Tabakfabrik in Linz.



Women pay more almost everywhere. Equality looks different - not only are women paid less, they also always have to pay more than men - whether at the dry cleaners, hairdressers or insurance companies.

In the Anglican Church of England women will in future be able to become bishops. After years of discussion, the General Synod adopted the new church law with a clear majority.



  • As part of the international campaign "16 days against violence against women" from November 25 to December 10, free workshops will be offered in Linz during this period. The topics range from prevention for educators to self-defense courses for mothers and daughters. The event is organized by the Women's Office of the City of Linz in cooperation with the Wissensturm.

  • From December 4 to 6, 2014 DJ WORKSHOP WITH DJ İPEK FROM BERLIN at "ann and pat" in Lederergasse 7. Participation is free, registrations to: The DJ WORKSHOP is a project by: The Empress Club (Stadtwerkstatt), FIFTITU% and jugendkulturbox ann and pat. more info:

  • On 6 December 2014 at 21:30 there will be the FINAL EVENT of the DJ Workshop with DJ IPEK and the collective Brunnhilde organized by Empress Club at Stadtwerkstatt Linz.