On December 17, International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers Marks One Year Since Bodies Discovered on Gilgo Beach
Saturday, December 17 2 to 4 pm
Trinity Lutheran Church of Manhattan 164 West 100th Street near Amsterdam Avenue 1, 2, or 3 train to 96th Street.
Organized by sex worker support and advocacy [...]
Friday, December 9 1 to 2:30 pm
Jack Drescher, M.D.
Training and Supervising Analyst, William Alanson White Institute Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, New York Medical College Clinical Supervisor and Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor, New York University President, Group for the Advancement of Psychiatry Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association [...]
Thursday & Friday, December 1 & 2
Cardozo School of Law (55 Fifth Avenue) Institute of French Studies, New York University, at La Maison Française of NYU (16 Washington Mews)
With the co-sponsorship of IRIS (CNRS/EHESS) & Faculty of Law, Université Paris Ouest Nanterre, and the support of UMI Transitions (CNRS/NYU)
Co-organized by Éric [...]
As our city gears up to launch a major campaign against johns, sex worker storytellers at the Red Umbrella Diaries share their thoughts about the demand side of their business and dish about their clients. With Lambda Award winning author Amber Dawn, plus Nancy Ava Miller and Miss Shannon Lee. Hosted by Audacia Ray.
Excerpts from Sins Invalid: An Unshamed Claim to Beauty in the Face of Invisibility
Presented by the Storytelling & Performance Series + NYU Pride Month October 27, Thursday 7 pm Rosenthal Pavilion Kimmel Center 10th Floor 60 Washington Square South
This event is free, open to the public, and wheelchair accessible. See you there!
a brown bag lunch talk with Kane Race
November 11, Friday 12:30 to 1:45 pm
Kane Race, Gender and Cultural Studies, University of Sydney, and CSGS Visiting Scholar
How can we register the participation of a range of elements, extending beyond the human subject, in the production of HIV events and drug effects? [...]
Sex::Tech is the premier event for health professionals; technology experts; researchers and educators; community leaders and advocates; parents and young people to advance sexual health awareness, knowledge, and strategies. This annual gathering is hosted by ISIS Inc., a California-based nonprofit providing leadership, innovation, education, and research for technology to promote sexual health, healthy [...]
The Sex Workers Outreach Project (http://www.swop-usa.org) is seeking a few thoughtful individuals who are passionate about sex worker rights to join our Board of Directors and help us grow our organization!
The SWOP National Board currently serves as the umbrella organization for about a dozen chapters from different major cities around the [...]
Screening: “Resisting Police Brutality and Criminalization: Short Films About Sex Worker Rights”
Where: Bluestockings, 172 Allen St., NY, NY When: Monday, October 24, 2011 from 7pm – 9pm
More Info: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=211142062286368
Join us for an evening of short films from the sex worker community exploring the impact of police brutality, repression, and criminalization on [...]
“Sex” is Not a Mechanism: Making “Sex-Specific Medicine” More Scientific
The Roslyn S. Silver ’27 Science lecture with Rebecca Jordan-Young Tuesday, October 11 6:30 PM James Room Barnard Hall, 4th Floor
Barnard College 116th Street and Broadway NYC
Join Rebecca Jordan-Young, Assistant Professor of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at Barnard, as she explores [...]