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BSA PG Workshop: Sex in Society

Date - Friday, 2nd March 2018 (9:45 am - 4:30 pm)


Sex in Society: Bringing Together Sociological Research on Sexual Culture, Sexual Practice and Sexual Consumption  

Date & Time: Friday 2 March 2018, 9.45am  4.30pm

Venue: The Diamond Workroom 1, University of Sheffield

Keynote speakers: Dr Fiona Vera-Gray & Dr Rachel Wood

This one day workshop with explore: What do we know about sex in society? It will bring together PGR students and academics who are pursuing sociological research into sex, sexual culture, sexual practice and sexual consumption. Together we will discuss sex in society.

The event will include: two keynote speakers Dr Rachel Wood and Dr Fiona Vera-Gray; presentations with Q&A; lunch and refreshments (included); and a round table discussion to network, collaborate and share ideas.

Call for Papers: You are invited to submit an abstract (max 200 words) for a 15-minute presentation on your research. Presentations are sought on the following themes: erotica and pornography; sex and communication; sex work; sex and relationship education; new sexual technology; sexual consumption; sexualities; sexual identities; sex, legislation and public policy; sex research, methods and ethics. Please submit abstracts by: Wednesday 10th January 2018. Bursaries of up to £50 are available to cover travel expenses for presenters.

To book: www.britsoc.co.uk/events/key-bsa-events/sex-in-society/ 

Further details can be found here; BSA PG Sex in Society.

Organised by Ruth Beresford, for further information or to submit an abstract please contact: rberesford1@sheffield.ac.uk