Open Module - Everyday Sexism
Tuesday, 06 December 2016, 5.15pm to 6.15pm
Laura Bates, Founder of the Everyday Sexism Project, Journalist and Author of ‘Everyday Sexism’ and ‘Girl Up’
In this talk, Laura Bates will discuss the origins and findings of the Everyday Sexism Project, covering the portrayal of women in the media and their treatment in politics, the workplace, public spaces and elsewhere. She will discuss the connections between misogyny and mental health and look at some of the powerful solutions and strategies that have arisen from the project's research.