Sexual Harassment and Abuse: Online and Off Event as iCalendar

(Science Event Tags, Psychology)

28 November 2017

1 - 5pm

Venue: Lecture Theatre OGGB5 Level 0

Location: Owen G Glenn Building, 12 Grafton Rd, City Campus

Host: School of Psychology

Cost: Free - but registration is required via the Eventbrite website below

Contact info: Contact Nicola Gavey

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This half-day Symposium explores Sexual Harassment and Abuse: Online and Off.

Attendees will enjoy two public lectures by visiting scholars Associate Professor Nicola Henry and Dr Fiona Vera-Gray.

  • Associate Professor Nicola Henry, Principal Research Fellow, Centre for Global Research at RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia
    Beyond 'Revenge Porn': Responding to Image-based Abuse in a Digital Era
  • Dr Fiona Vera-Gray, Leverhulme Early Career Fellow in the Durham Law School, Durham University, Durham, UK
    Rethinking street harassment

The public lectures are followed by a panel discussion with University of Auckland scholars:

  • Brandee Thorburn, Psychology, Faculty of Science
  • Dr Claire Meehan, Criminology, Faculty of Arts
  • Dr Jade Le Grice, Psychology, Faculty of Science
  • Dr John Fenaughty, Counselling, Human Services, & Social Work, Faculty of Education and Social Work
  • Professor Linda Waimarie Nikora, Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga and Māori Studies, Faculty of Arts
  • Associate Professor Yvonne Underhill-Sem, Development Studies, Faculty of Arts

This session is chaired by Dr Carisa Showden, Gender Studies, Faculty of Arts.

All attendees are invited to attend drinks at 5pm in the School of Psychology's reception lobby (Level 2, Science Centre, Building 302, 23 Symonds St) following the Symposium.

Please note: this Event is Free but Registration is required: