We are excited to announce our full line-up of speakers for the four events of the series!
25th Nov 2019 Session 1: Racialised bodies and anxiety
How is inequality in the workplace articulated for people of colour? We will discuss anxiety, power dynamics and discrimination.
Workshop: Creative research methods, led by Anke Strauss
21st Feb 2020 Session 2: Pregnancy and fertility
How can pregnancy and fertility affect individuals’ work? We will consider physical and psychological perspectives.
Workshop: Embodied writing, led by Deborah N Brewis
24th Apr 2020 Session 3: Pain and interventions on the body
What are the consequences of both chronic and acute experiences of pain, due to ill health, disability, or interventions made on the body? We will discuss interactions between workplace practice and identities
Workshop: Collaboration, led by Olimpia Buchiellaro
12th Jun 2020 Session 4: Menstrual cycles
What is the impact of menstrual cycles on careers? We will explore issues including period poverty, menstruation and endometriosis
Each session will include a panel discussion with representatives from the third-sector including:
- Campaigner and writer on racism and mental health Tammana Miah
- The Miscarriage Association
- Endometriosis UK
For further details of the event and to book a place, please visit our Eventbrite pages linked above.
The event is FREE and travel bursaries for students and ECRs are available on a first-come-first-served basis. To apply for a bursary, please send a short statement to firstname.lastname@example.org