Strides made in the last decade have inspired a new vision of “ending the AIDS epidemic.”
But among sex workers, gay men and other men who have sex with men, transgender people, and people who inject drugs, barriers still persist limiting their access to HIV prevention and treatment services.
Melbourne will be the host of AIDS 2014 International Conference, between 20th and 25th July 2014.
The school of Media Film and Journalism will present leading international journalists from the Pulitzer Centre in Washington to talk about the ongoing challenges facing key populations.
“The battle is not just about the gays: We need to fight for the rights of others also. And let us fight not because we need to win today, but for future generations.” – John, Ugandan LGBT activist.
Michael Hayden is a writer originally from Queens, New York. The son of an Egyptian mother and an American father, and the husband of an Indian citizen, he has lived and worked in both America and India.
As a journalist, Michael has written on health and politics for The New York Times, and reported extensively on the state of India’s prisons for The Wall Street Journal.
Michael is also a critically acclaimed playwright and screenwriter.He received his MFA from the Iowa Writer’s Workshop in 2007.
Daniella Zalcman is a photo-journalist based in London and New York. She has worked for The Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, Sports Illustrated, the New York Daily News and Vanity Fair.
Her photographs have appeared in exhibits throughout New York City and are part of the permanent collection of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.
She graduated from Columbia University in 2009 with a degree in architecture.
The Dual Crisis: HIV & Human Rights, Journalism’s Role in the Fight Against Stigma and Discrimination, will be held at Monash University’s Caulfield Campus on Wednesday, July 23 from 1pm to 2.30pm, Building H, Basement Room 36, (HB.36).
Getting to know … Jenan Taylor
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Fenella strikes a chord in entertainment industry
Monash journalism alumna Fenella Wagener has maintained her promising singing career while working as a producer for Channel Nine’s Today Show.
The Cinema of Sean Penn to launch in St Kilda
Monash University’s Associate Professor Deane Williams, an expert in film and screen studies, will celebrate the launch of his new book, The Cinema of Sean Penn: In and Out of Place at Readings, Acland St, St Kilda on February 25 at 6pm.
New York Field School a ‘life-changing’ experience
Masters students have benefitted from a life-changing experience when they participated in a new Monash overseas program, Journalism Futures: New York Field School.
Trial support tutorial journalism program a success
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Getting to know … Sophie Goulopoulos
Masters of Journalism graduate Sophie Goulopoulos is enjoying life in Sydney as a Daily Mail showbusiness reporter.
Students produce digital interactives for industry
To celebrate Australia’s rich history in tennis, Monash University has collaborated with The Australian newspaper and Tennis Australia to produce historical digital interactives of the Australian Open tennis tournament.
David Bowie in the divided city of Berlin
by Andrea Jean Baker Music icon, David Bowie has died. Bowie’s life has been under … Continue reading David Bowie in the divided city of Berlin
Apply for new journalism international unit
Applications are now open for Monash School of Journalism’s new international unit, which will run in 2016 and 2017.
Australian television premiere of Death or Liberty
Documentary drama Death or Liberty will have its Australian television premier this month on ABC TV.
Josh Hanrahan appointed Daily Mail journalist
Monash journalism graduate Josh Hanrahan is travelling to the UK to work at the Daily Mail in … Continue reading Josh Hanrahan appointed Daily Mail journalist
Tiffany secures News Corp traineeship
Monash journalism’s Masters graduate Tiffany Korssen has secured a News Corp traineeship after a competitive selection process.