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#MeToo, Weinstein and Feminism

Title
#MeToo, Weinstein and Feminism
Speaker
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Date and Time
24th Feb 2020 10:00 12:00
Location
Digital Scholarship Room, Library
URL
http://www.pol.ed.ac.uk/events/other_events/metoo,_weinstein_and_feminism

Karen Boyle, Professor of Feminist Media Studies at the University of Strathclyde is coming to speak about her new book, #MeToo, Weinstein and Feminism.

She has published extensively about questions of violence, gender and representation, including in the monograph Media & Violence: Gendering the Debate (Sage 2005) and as editor of Everyday Pornography (Routledge 2010). She has additional research interests in film authorship, cinema audiences and gender and news.

In 2018, she led a Royal Society of Edinburgh-funded Workshop series on Tackling Gendered Inequalities in Scottish News.

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