SWOU is excited to announce the details of our 2015 two-day, sex worker led London conference. Both days will free to attend, but the first day is for sex workers only. Please save the date!
To access a pdf download of the conference programme, click here. Alternatively click here to access an online-only version.
Graeae Theatre, London, 5-6 November
Day One: Sex Workers Only*, Thursday 5 November
A day of workshops open only to current or former sex workers. This will be a space for private discussion and peer learning, away from the pressures of social media and public engagement. Sex worker-led workshops may explore: activism strategies; disability; mental health and self-care; family and relationships and other topics of interest.
Registration for day one of the event is accessible here
Day Two: Open Conference on the Advancement of Sex Worker Rights, Friday 6 November
This day is open to all and will feature talks from sex workers and allies with an interest in sex worker rights. Topics will include: legal frameworks; international perspectives; migration; sex work under austerity; intersections with other oppressions; survivors of sexual violence in sex work.
Registration for day two of the event is accessible here
Sunday 8th November will be the SWOU Film Festival at the Rio Cinema, Dalston.
For more information please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
*We define ‘sex workers’ as people who sell or exchange their own sexual labour or performance (or who have done so in the past). We do not consider managers or bosses to be sex workers. For more info see here.