Wednesday, 21 November 2012
Another version of the schedule!
11:45- 12:30 Registration ME 108
12:30-1:00 Anti-oppressive welcome [Evan Coole]
1:30-3:00 [Discussion Panel] What is consent? ME 108
Jackie Stevens, Avalon Sexual Assault Centre
Shannon Hardy, Adsum House
Rebecca Faria, Hollaback! Halifax
3:00- 3:30 Break
3:30-4:30 Keynote: Consent + sex work: how do external forces impact the rights of sex workers and exploring feminist debates about sex work. Rene Ross, Stepping Stone. ME 108
1. The Bad Bad Book Club: Depictions of Consent in erotica. ME 223
2. Avalon Sexual Assault Centre: When is it Sex and When is it Sexualized Violence? Exploring and Negotiating Consent. ME 108
5:30 Closing comments
Looking for something to do tonight? Stop by these community events (not associated with ConsentFEST)
6:30-9:00 p.m. Transgender Day of Remembrance. Universalist Unitarian Church of Halifax, 5500 Inglis Street.
8:00-11:00 pm ‘Drag your heels’: SMU Drag Show. All Ages. The Gorsebrook Lounge. 922 Robie St.
9:15-10:00 Registration. Lobby
10:00-10:30 Anti-oppressive welcome [Evan Coole]. Rm 1020
10:30-12:00 [Discussion Panel] Broadening our understanding of consent: How do privilege and consent intersect? Rm 1020
Phanuel Antwi, St. Mary’s University.
Katie Aubrecht, St. Mary’s University
12:00-1:00 Lunch break
1:00-4:00 [Workshops] Rooms TBD
Sex + Respect + Consent: exploring consent through art.
Project SING -- using gentle humour to deal with issues
Zine making with the Anchor Archive Zine Library.
AltMedia/Media Accessibility/Technology Workshop
4:00-5:30 [Discussion Panel] Youth and consent: teaching and learning. Rm 1020
Paige Cameron And Ann Denny
Jane Gavin-Hebert, Avalon Sexual Assault Centre
Nolan Pike, The Youth Project
Caroline MacRae, The Antigonish Women’s Centre
6:00-10:15 ConsentFEST mixer. The Grad House: 1252 LeMarchant Street.
6:00-7:00 Charlotte Wilson & Ana Vido. Light Refreshments.
7:00- 8:00 Keynote: Perfectionism is not Feminism: rethinking activism. Allison Sparling
8:15-9:15 Comedy Panel: Emma Cooper, Megan Mckay, Andie Bulman and Chery Hann
9:15-10:00 Anna Danova