21 September 2020 at 2pm
Better the Devil you Know? Examining the Promises and Pitfalls of 'Clare's Law’ with Dr Marian Duggan, Kent
Marian researches sexual and domestic violence prevention policies, hate crime, and victim policy. She is the author of Queering Conflict: Examining Lesbian and Gay Experiences of Homophobia in Northern Ireland and Administrating Victimisation: The Politics of Hate Crime and Anti-Social Behaviour Policy (with V. Heap). Her most recent edited collection is Revisiting the 'Ideal Victim': Developments in Critical Victimology. Marian has been researching Clare's Law since its inception and is happy to provide copies of publications on request.
19 October 2020 at 2pm
Developing an Intersectionality Statement for the Study Group - A facilitated conversation
16 November 2020 at 2pm
The contentious relationship between sex workers and researchers with Victoria Holt, Roehampton
Victoria is a board member for SWARM (Sex Worker Advocacy and Resistance Movement) and a current PhD student at the University of Roehampton researching sex worker's experience of domestic and familial abuse.
Please contact Louise Livesey for details of how to attend.
- 27 July at 2.00pm
Sex Work and Intimate Partner Violence with Ecem Hasan, PhD student, Durham University
Ecem is a first year PhD student at Durham University looking at sex work and intimate partner violence. She aims to engage with organisations to improve response towards violence against sex workers.
- 13 July at 2.00pm
Victim Blame and Sexual Violence - How Agencies Blame Women with Amy Beddows, PhD student, London Metropolitan University
Amy is a PhD student at the Child and Woman Abuse Studies Unit (CWASU) at London Metropolitan University. She is also a CBT therapist specialising in trauma following sexual violence.
29 June at 2.00pm
Early discursive themes from child sexual abuse/exploitation Serious Case Reviews with Valour Horsley, PhD student, University of Gloucestershire
Valour (they/them) is a post-graduate researcher examining Serious Case Reviews of CSA/E, in order to identify areas for practise change in Social Work. They are especially interested in research around identifying and preventing CSA/E, and improving practise when working with survivors.
- 15 June 2020 at 2.00pm
Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), 'Honour'-based violence and social media activism with Christina Julios, Birkbeck
Christina is an Honorary Research Fellow and Associate Lecturer at Birkbeck University of London, as well as Honorary Associate at The Open University. She is an academic author and her research focuses on 'honour'-based violence, gender activism and sexual harassment.
4 May 2020 at 2.00pm
Using Crime Scripts to examine Child Sexual Exploitation cases with Louise Livesey, Gloucestershire
Louise Livesey, Gloucestershire - Louise is a Senior Lecturer in Criminology at University of Gloucestershire where she also runs the MSc Criminology and PGCert Public Protection. Her research focuses on sexual violence and she co-ordinates a staff-student collaboration (the Sexual Violence research group).
18 May 2020 at 2.00pm
‘We do not consent to die’: Stop this sadistic ‘defence’ by misogynists with Susan Edwards, Buckingham
Susan Edwards is Professor of Law at the University of Buckingham. She has been working on gender and homicide for several decades and is currently campaigning for a change in the rules of evidence to exclude this 'defence'.
1 June 2020 at 2.00pm
Queering Narratives of Domestic Violence and Abuse with Catherine Donovan, Durham & Rebecca Barnes, Leicester
Catherine is Professor of Sociology and Head of Department at Durham University. She is also a member of the Centre for Research into Violence and Abuse (CRiVA). As well as work on intimate partner violence in the relationships of LGB and/or T+ people, she has also been conducting research into sexual harassment and violence on campus and hate crime.
Rebecca is a Senior Research Adviser in Qualitative and Social Research Methods in the NIHR Research Design Service East Midlands at the University of Leicester. She has conducted research into intimate partner violence in the relationships of LGB and/or T people for the last fifteen years and more recently has also researched churchgoers’ experiences of, and church responses to, domestic abuse.
- 3 June 2016
BSA Violence Against Women Study Group Day Event: Learning About Violence Against Women and Girls
University of Gloucestershire, UK
- 8 March 2016
BSA Violence Against Woment Study Group: Working towards women's freedom from violence
University of Chester, UK
- 23 June 2015
BSA Violence Against Women Study Group: Then and Now & .....?
London Metropolitan University, UK
- 5 March 2015
BSA Violence Against Women Study Group Seminar: Intersectional Violence
University of Chester, UK
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