Conference Schedule

Wednesday 2nd December 2015, Richard Hoggart Building Small Cinema, 12.00-6.30pm, Goldsmiths, University of London

11.30 – 12.00pm               Registration and sign up for workshops

12.00 – 12.30pm                Introduction led by Anna Bull, Tiffany Page, Leila Whitley

12.30 – 1.15pm                  ‘The Girls Get Younger Every Year’ play by Phil Thomas and discussion

1.15 – 2.00pm                      Keynote Think Piece: Dr. Alison Phipps (University of Sussex)

2.00 – 2.15pm                     Short break

2.15 – 3.30pm                      Workshop Session 1

  • Intersecting forms of power & the experiences of black and minority ethnic women (RHB 221)
    • Led by the young women’s team at Imkaan
  • Exploring a legal framework to address sexual harassment (RHB Small Cinema)
    • Led by Sarah Green (EVAW)
  • Responding to disclosures of sexual harassment (RHB 307)
    • Led by Bristol Against Violence and Abuse Group

3.30 – 4.00pm                     Tea and coffee break (in the Kingsway Corridor)

4.00 – 5.15pm                      Workshop Session 2

  • Trans* activist and anti-harassment activist approaches to addressing sexual harassment and trans* discrimination in higher education (RHB 142)
    • Led by Rain René_ Hornstein
  • Building inter-institutional links and networks (RHB Small Cinema)
    • Led by Anna Bull, Tiffany Page and Leila Whitley

5.15 – 5.30pm                       Short break

5.30 – 6.30pm                      Keynote Think Piece and Closing Plenary:

Professor Heidi Mirza (Goldsmiths) and Professor Sara Ahmed (Goldsmiths)

6:30pm                                  Reception

The dedicated quiet/break space is in RHB 220 and 219 and is open for anyone to use during the conference.

Live tweeting hashtag: ♯shhegolds