Schedule

All sessions in Peston Lecture Theatre except the workshop, which is in room 1.01.

See the biographies and presentation descriptions page for more information on presentations and presenters.

09:30 – 10:00 Registration
 
10:00 – 10:05 Welcome
Ynda Jas (they), Elisa Passoni (she) and Erez Levon (he)
 
10:05 – 10:35 Keynote: Gender non-conformity: desire, jealousy and violence
Travis Alabanza (they)
(10:25 – 10:35) Questions, answers and discussion
 
Language
Chair: Kat Gupta (they)
10:35 – 10:50 Articulating and navigating non-binary identity: insights from language
Sebastian Cordoba (he) and Ynda Jas (they)
10:50 – 11:05 ‘I hate that way of talking’: bilingualism, pitch and gender
Elisa Passoni (she)
11:05 – 11:15 Questions, answers and discussion
11:15 – 11:30 Break
 
Media and visual representation
Chair: Mia Harris (Mia)
11:30 – 11:45 South Sea mermaids: mythologies of mermaids and Tahitian women
Anaïs Duong-Pedica (she)
11:45 – 12:00 Who is greater – Serena Williams or Novak Djokovic? Deciphering gendered discourses in sports media
Adrian Yip (he)
12:00 – 12:15 Response and responsibility: media transphobia in a post-Leveson context
Kat Gupta (they)
12:15 – 12:30 Issues and politics around gender in the media: perspectives from All About Trans, Equity and beyond
Ed Zephyr (they)
12:30 – 12:45 Questions, answers and discussion
12:45 – 13:45 Lunch
 
Activism online and offline
Chair: Kit Heyam (he)
13:45 – 14:00 only-two: transphobia/cissexism, comics and relatable content
Lee-Anne Lawrance (they)
14:00 – 14:15 Everyday Cissexism: harnessing the power of social media to highlight routine marginalisations and effect organisational change
Mia Harris (Mia)
14:15 – 14:30 Queer and trans people of colour (QTPOC) activism in the UK
Stephanie Davis (she)
14:30 – 14:45 Questions, answers and discussion
14:45 – 15:15 Break
 
Sexuality
Chair: Sebastian Cordoba (he)
15:15 – 15:30 The fluidity of desire? Women’s auto-photographic representations of sexuality
Evangeline Tsao (she)
15:30 – 15:45 Trans folks’ inclusion in sexual health: a key population
Michelle Ross (she/they)
15:45 – 16:00 Questions, answers and discussion
 
16:00 – 18:30
(foyer)
(overlaps)
Stall: G(end)er Swap (more information)
Santina Sorrenti (they)
 
16:30 – 18:00
(room 1.01)
(overlaps)
Workshop: Teaching gender: audiences, objectives and techniques
(limited space – sign-up via Google Form)
Francis Ray White (they) and Kit Heyam (he)
 
18:00 – 18:30 Reception
18:30 – 20:00 Keynote: What does gender mean in 2018?
Ben Vincent (they) and Meg-John Barker (they)