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International Women’s Day Lecture with BSL

Anglia Ruskin University and Cambridge City Council are hosting a free talk with a notable speaker on International Women’s Day on Thursday 7th March and it will be BSL interpreted! The event will be at Anglia Ruskin University on East Road.

From the Ticket Website:

International Women’s Day 2019

We are pleased that Jessica Eaton will be joining us for Cambridge’s International Women’s Day celebrations. She will lecture on the psychology and social impact of victim blaming of women subjected to sexual violence.

Jessica Eaton is an author, speaker and specialist researcher in the psychology of victim blaming of women subjected to sexual violence. Her PhD was recently submitted and focussed on the reasons why we are so likely to blame women for sexual violence perpetrated against her, why women blame themselves for sexual violence and how professionals understand self-blame after sexual violence. She is also the founder of VictimFocus and the co-author of The Little Orange Book: Learning about Abuse from the Voice of the Child.

The event is being organised by Anglia Ruskin University and Cambridge City Council, and hosted by Anglia Ruskin University. It will be chaired byNorah Al-Ani, an Honorary Fellow of ARU, Director of Cambridge Rape Crisis and member of the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Women’s Consortium.

Doors open at 6.30 pm for a 7.00 pm start.

The event is free and open to all.

Book your tickets hereĀ https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/victim-focus-a-lecture-by-jessica-eaton-for-international-womens-day-tickets-53343963230

 

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