New sexes in the city?: current gender challenges and possibilities

Sociology Public Lecture 2017

This event brought together national and international experts on contemporary gender fluidities. Each panelist contributed their own insights to changing experiences of gender, followed by a panel discussion and audience Q & A.

Transgender negotiations of university space Professor Peter Hopkins, Newcastle University UK



Queering Gender in Activism: Busting Binaries in Human Rights Practice Jacob ThomasQueen’s Young Leader and Human Rights Advocate



Learning to be queer: Connecting and finding community through social media Dr Brady Robards, Sociology, Monash University



LGBTIQ+ Youth in Tertiary Education: Lateral Violence, ‘Authentic’ Queerness and Exclusion Dr Andrea Waling,   La Trobe University

Kirsten McLean 

Contributing Chair  Dr Kirsten McLean, Sociology, Monash University


When: 5 October 2017     Time: 12-2 pm     Where: State Library Victoria

New sexes in the city? Monash Sociology Flyer

Speaker biographies