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Hi everyone, Thankyou for making the event last Wednesday so fantastic! Our speaker, Rebecca Stringer, has kindly shared her powerpoint slides with us. Please see attached! ~rosie~ DFU Talk (Feminism, Rape Law, Differend) Advertisements

It’s Only a Penis: Rape Feminism and Difference (Helliwell 2000)

As promised, here is Christine Helliwell‘s article ‘”It’s only a penis”: Rape, feminism, and difference’ from Signs (2000 25, 3: pp. 789-817) Abstract: Focuses on the responses of women regarding rape. Rape as part of the natural human condition; Influence of social institutions on physical and emotional responses of women; Correlation between rape and the […]

READING for Rebecca Stringer’s Presentation 25th March 2015

Hi everyone, Rebecca has generously provided us with some reading to prepare you for her talk on 25th March 2015 (6pm at none gallery). The article is titled ‘Vulnerability after Wounding: Feminism, Rape Law, and the Differend’ and was published in Substance (132) 42:3, pp 1-21. Check it out as Rebecca’s talk will be focusing […]

NEXT SPEAKER: Dr Rebecca Stringer 25 February 2015

The next speaker in our feminism series is Dr Rebecca Stringer, from the gender studies programme at the University of Otago. Rebecca’s work focuses on the politics of victimhood and feminism in the contemporary neoliberal context. She has recently published a book: Knowing Victims (Routledge, 2014). Come along and hear Rebecca’s presentation and join in […]