New Approaches to European Women's Writing

Theorizing Narrative Gender and Genre

3rd international NEWW-conference
at the Ruhr-Universität Bochum (Germany) on 15 and 16 May 2009



Bochum is a city in the centre of the Rhine-Ruhr-Area (North-Rhine Westphalia) in western Germany. 
It has about 380.000 inhabitants and is the sixth biggest city in the region.
Even though Bochum was first officially mentioned in documents of the eleventh century,
it became more important during the industrialisation.
Coal mining and steel industry shaped the city just as the region. Next year, the city of Bochum will be -
as a city of the Metropolitan Ruhr Area - European Cutural Capital 2010.

To get more information about the city and the region: 


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