The Gender Agenda

Women in architecture debates are conservative, traditionalist and infantilising. Widespread conflation of womanhood and parenthood coupled with the irresponsible propagation of flawed statistics has led to a cynical debate whose only use is as a vehicle to manufacture networking and commercial opportunities in the name of progress. It is time to call time on this crass crusade before a generation of young women are pushed into an anachronistic gender war that bears little relevance to their experience or values. 

The project has been curated by Phineas Harper, Maria Smith and Robert Mull , and is hosted by The Cass, supported  by The Architecture Foundation and Media Partner Dezeen.

For full details about the lectures and to book visit the Turncoats website.


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Venues

TBA, Turncoats talks start at 6.30pm at The Wash Houses

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Turncoats: Lectures and talks

Consultation Con

The second in a new lecture series, hosted by The Cass, rips up the architectural debate rule book.

The second in a new lecture series, hosted by The Cass, rips up the architectural debate rule book.

Ornament is Crime is Crime

The fifth in a new lecture series, hosted by The Cass, rips up the architectural debate rule book.

The fifth in a new lecture series, hosted by The Cass, rips up the architectural debate rule book.

Quit Architecture Now

The first in a new lecture series, hosted by The Cass, rips up the architectural debate rule book.

The Gender Agenda

The fourth in a new lecture series, hosted by The Cass, rips up the architectural debate rule book.

The fourth in a new lecture series, hosted by The Cass, rips up the architectural debate rule book.

Toss Posh Tosh

The sixth in a new lecture series, hosted by The Cass, rips up the architectural debate rule book.

The sixth in a new lecture series, hosted by The Cass, rips up the architectural debate rule book.

Turncoats

New lecture series hosted by The Cass rips up the architectural debate rule book.

Vanity Publishing

The third in a new lecture series, hosted by The Cass, rips up the architectural debate rule book.

The third in a new lecture series, hosted by The Cass, rips up the architectural debate rule book.