Talks

Forthcoming talks and presentations

Hysterical bodies: disciplining women’s health (28 February 2018)
At Bread and Roses for All, and Hormones Too!, Birmingham LGBT Centre.
Panel discussion, with Aquila Edwards, Luke Dukinfield and Robin Lynch.
7pm – 9pm, free entry with food provided.

Staff Sexual Misconduct: New research and ways forward (4 May 2018)
Panel discussion, University of Portsmouth.
Details TBA.

Trans health: three common issues (15 May 2018)
At Better Together Nursing Conference, Exeter Racecourse
Details TBA.

Transgender Parenthood, Reproductive Futures (18-21 June 2018)
Panel discussion, with Sally Hines, Francis Ray White, Michael Toze and Ruari McAllister.
At the Sociological Review conference Undisciplining: Conversations from the Edges,
The Baltic, Gateshead.


Past talks and presentations

Keynote

Trans* and non-binary activism (8 April 2015)
At the Sexual Cultures Conference, University of Sunderland, London campus. Keynote panel with Jade Fernandez, Kat Gupta, Jay Stewart.


Invited Talks

The Transgender Moral Panic: A Brief History (8 February 2018)
As part of the Hidden Histories lecture series, University of Warwick.

NHS Gender Identity Services: Reform or Revolution? (13 September 2017)
At Trans Affirmative Models of Healthcare, De Montfort University.

Marginalisation and Mistrust: Understanding trans mental health (14 July 2017)
At Alternative Perspectives in Mental Health, University College London.

(Mis)understanding Trans Health: three common issues (13 May 2017)
At Education For Health Trainers’ Conference, The Woodside, Kenilworth.

Trans Feminism (10 March 2017)
International Women’s Week talk, University of Wolverhampton.

Trans Experiences of Health Care (21 February 2017)
LGBT History Month talk, Pembroke College, University of Cambridge. Panel discussion with Morgan Potts, Amy Clark, Ray Filar, Tschan Andrews.

Condition or Movement? A Century of Trans Identities (16 February 2017)
LGBT History Month talk, University of Warwick.

The Practice of Public Sociology (24 November 2016)
At The Practice of Public Sociology, Manchester Digital Laboratory, hosted by Sociological Review. Roundtable discussion with Ipek Demir, Lambros Fatsis, Morteza Hashemi.

Reconceptualising Trans Health (23 May 2016)
At LGBT Workshop: ‘Inclusion‘, University of Warwick.

(Mis)understanding Trans Health (4 May 2016)
At re:publica TEN, Berlin.

Academia as Redistribution: A Challenge to Sociologists (25 June 2015)
At Re-appropriating Value(s) in Higher Education, University of Manchester, hosted by Sociological Review.

Living in Trans Time (28 May 2015)
At The Subjectivity of the Body in Mental Health, University College London.

Trans Temporality: Anticipation and fear in accessing healthcare (9 April 2015)
At Trans* Health Workshop, King’s College London.

Riot Grrrl: revolution grrrl-style now (…and then!) (10 August 2013)
At Nine Worlds Geekfest, London. With Kirsty Lohman.


Conference/Seminar Presentations

‘A time of anticipation’: Trans temporalities and the Gender Identity Clinic (30 June 2017)
At Queer Studies: Looking Back, Looking Forward, University of Surrey.

Trans health research at the Gender Identity Clinic (25 May 2017)
At Trans-Forming Medicine, University of Lancaster. With Ben Vincent and Michael Toze.

Becoming an ‘Expert’: The changing landscape of trans health (26 November 2016)
At Action For Trans Health Conference, Norfolk Park Heritage Centre, Sheffield.

‘We live in a time of anticipation’: Waiting for treatment in the United Kingdom (19-20 June 2016)
Poster presentation at the World Professional Association for Transgender Health Symposium, Tolhuistuin, Amsterdam.

To those who would exclude me from feminism (12 June 2014)
At Daring to be Bad? An interdisciplinary workshop, University of Warwick.

#transdocfail: What makes a Twitterstorm important? (24 April 2014)
At British Sociological Association Annual Conference, University of Leeds.

From Bikini Kill to Beyoncé: feminist praxis in a militant music underground (28 March 2014)
At Militant Feminists in Art and Culture, University of Warwick.

Subculture (or not?): identity and inclusion in trans performance events (10 June 2013)
At Subculture and Subjectivity, University of Warwick. With Kirsty Lohman.

Trans Music Isn’t: De/constructing DIY Identity (23 May 2013)
At ‘Trans’ as Everyday Culture, University of Warwick. With Kirsty Lohman.

Trans Music Isn’t: De/constructing DIY Identity (13 February 2013)
At Constructing Gendered Identities, University of Warwick. With Kirsty Lohman.

Not Right: Cross-disciplinary approaches at the rhythm-melody interface (4 May 2012)
At Othering Academia: A B/ull(s)hit Conference, University of Warwick. As ‘Not Right’, with Kirsty Lohman and Richard Snowdon.

Genderforking: deconstructing gender norms in a community blog (28 April 2012)
At Gender, Bodies and Technology: (Dis)Integrating Frames, Roanoke, VA.

Mind the [Gap]: Emotionality, Social Change and Research Cultures Within Sexuality Studies (21 April 2012)
At Sexual Cultures: Theory, Practice and Research, Brunel University. Panel with Lyndsey Moon and Mark Carrigan.

Genderforking: deconstructing gender norms in a community blog (18 January 2012)
At Centre for the Study of Women and Gender Graduate Seminar Series, University of Warwick.

Transgender: Time to Recognise Change (20 May 2011)
At Trans* Education and Determination, King’s College London.