PRESENTATIONS AT CONFERENCES
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"Divine ideals" Inaugural conference of the Master in Gender Studies, Identities and Citizenship, University of Cádiz (October 20, 2016).

 

"Consume your freedom, the norms of leisure", XI Ociogune, Institute of Leisure Studies, University of Deusto (Bilbao, 9-10 July 2016).

 

"Perfectly Human. Thinking with Judith Butler, "discussant in" Seminar with Judith Butler, "CCCB Human + The future of our species (Barcelona, Nov. 6, 2015).

 

"Beauty and the Nation. Fashion Models as Soft Power Ambassadors ", Bodies and agencies in the social arena, Institució Milà I Fontanals, CSIC (Barcelona 2-3 Nov. 2015).

 

"Divine Icons of Desire: Spiritual Rhetoric in Fashionable Body Cults", Panel: The Iconic Turn: Images, Art & Communication International Association of Women Philosophers: Philosophy, Knowledge and Feminist Practices (University of Alcalá, Madrid, June 24-27 2014) .

 

"To Look The (Gender) Part? Fashionable Bodies And Gender Dysphoria ", IX W O R K S H O P Cartographies of the Body, Cartographies of Science and Technology: Ethnographies, Images, and Epistemologies, Institute of Philosophy, CSIC (Madrid 22-24 October 2012).

 

"No-Body is Perfect, Transexuality and the performance of style", Round Table "Readings on performativity. The incidence of Judith Butler in studies on sexuality ", I International Congress on Sexual Diversity in Hispanic America, Pablo de Olavide University, Seville (July 5-7, 2012).

 

"Autoethnography of fashion modeling: who is the object !?", The Body. Subject and Object of the Social Sciences, Institució Milà I Fontanals, Higher Center for Scientific Research, Barcelona (28-31 January 2009).

 

Coordinator of the panel and moderator "Artificial is beautiful. Cross-cultural approaches on plastic surgery ", The Body. Subject and Object of the Social Sciences, Institució Milà I Fontanals, Higher Center for Scientific Research, Barcelona (28-31 January 2009).

 

"Fashion Models as National Products. A Colored Look ", Ending International Feminist Futures? , University of Aberdeen (24-25 Oct 2008).

 

"Transsexualism in Spain. A Cultural and Legal Perspective, "along with Gerard Coll-Planes, First ISA Forum of Sociology, Sociological Research and Public Debate, Barcelona (September 5-8, 2008).

 

"A Cultural History of Fashion Models", Varieties of Cultural History Conference, University of Aberdeen (5-8th July 2007).

 

Coordinator, moderator and speaker at the round table "Beauty and the feminist beast. New perspectives on women's bodies and the aesthetic ", Telling Bodies. Practices, Discourses, Looks, Autonomous University of Barcelona, (26-30 March 07).

 

«Categories That Matter. A Cross-Cultural Study of Transsexualism as a Performative Scientific Category, "Colloque International Genre, Science, Recherche. Regards et Propositions in Social Sciences, Center de Recherche en Histoire des Sciences et des Techniques / École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales, Paris, 29 Nov., 2005.

 

Models of Femininity ", National Congress XXV Years of Gender Studies. Wise Women, between theory and practice, "Fundación Isonomía, 2005, Universitat Jaume I, Castelló, September 2004.

 

"L'impact of AIDS to the fashion industry", II Jornades Comunicació i SIDA, Universitat de Lleida, 25-26 Nov. 2004.

 

 "What is the matter with transsexualism? On the sex / gender distinction as a performative discursive production", Xth Symposium of the International Association of Women Philosophers: A Passion for Freedom. Action, Passion and Politics. Feminist Controversies, Barcelona, 2-5 Oct. 2002.

 

"Transsexualism or gender technology", IV Ibero-American Congress of Science, Technology and Gender, Madrid, 23-27 July 2002.

 

"Counseling Transgender / Transsexual Persons", Training for Health Care Providers: Talking about Sexuality Issues with your Patients - Skills Building Workshop, XIV International AIDS Conference, Barcelona 2002, Barcelona, July 2002.

 

"Modeling Bodies, Fashioning Identities: Gendered Subjectivity in Transsexualism and beyond", 4S / EASST Worlds in Transition: Technoscience, Citizenchip and Culture in the 21st Century, Vienna, Sept. 2000

 

"Bodies as Artificial Kinds", Sociality / Materiality: The Status of the Object in Social Science, Brunel University (London), 8-10 Sept. 1999.

ACTS OF CONFERENCES AND OTHERS
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Soley-Beltran, P. (2010) "Self / Ethnography Of Fashion Modeling: Who Is The Object ?!" in Josep Martí and Yolanda Aixelà (eds) (2010) Unveiling the body. Perspectives from the social and human sciences, Higher Center for Scientific Research - Institució Milà I Fontanals. 239-252.

 

"Beauty and the beast (feminist). New perspectives on beauty and body ", Minutes of the Congress Bodies that Matter - Telling Bodies (March 26-30, 2007), Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (2008) .63-68.

 

 "Categories that Matter. A Cross-cultural Study of Transsexualism as a Scientific Performative Category, "Cahiers du Genre, Conference Proceedings Genre, Science, Recherche. Regards et Propositions in Social Sciences (Paris, 2006). 157-168.

 

"Models of Femininity", Isonomia, Conference Proceedings National Congress XXV Years of Gender Studies. Wise Women, between theory and practice, Isonomía Foundation, 2005, Castelló (Spain). 430-434.

 

"Misciting sex, Transsexualism and subversion", Conference Proceedings Xth Symposium of the International Association of Women Philosophers: A Passion for Freedom. Action, passion and politics. Feminist controversies, Publications of the Universitat de Barcelona. 2004. 510-513.

 

Exhibition review: "The return of the absent body in the fashion museum - the exhibition" Dressing the body "in Disseny Hub Barcelona" (co-authors Teresa Bastardes, Helena Tatay, Sílvia Ventosa & Anne Zazzo), Critical Studies of Fashion and Beauty, Vol. 1, Issue 2 (2011). 255-259.

   

Project Research Report: "Cos, gènere i identitat. Cap a critical pedagogy of the social construction d'ideals corporals ", awarded with" Francesca Bonnemaison per a l'Igualtat d'Oportunitats i Génere "(2008-2009), Office of Promotion of Policies of Igualtat Home-Dona, Diputació de Barcelona (2010).

 

Entry on-line Dictionary (2007) "Teories de Gènere II", "Ciutats i Persones" Program, Institut de Ciències Polítiques i Socials, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona.

 

Review: Undo gender (Judith Butler, Barcelona: Paidós, 2006), Asparkía, Feminist Research, Year XVI, Vol. 16, Publications of the Universitat Jaume I, 2005, Castelló (Spain). 294-297.