Living, working and raising children in a pornified world

Melinda Tankard-Reist will be speaking on what you need to know about living, working & raising children in a pornified world.

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Melinda is an author, speaker, media commentator, blogger and advocate for women and girls. She is best known for her work addressing sexualisation, objectification, harms of pornography,  sexual exploitation, trafficking and violence against women.

Melinda is co-founder of the grassroots campaigning movement, Collective Shout: for a world free of sexploitation, exposing corporations, advertisers and marketers who objectify women and sexualise girls to sell products and services. An ambassador for World Vision Australia, Compassion Australia and the Raise Foundation, Melinda is named in the Who’s Who of Australian Women and the World Who’s Who of Women.

Melinda is author/editor of five books including Getting Real: Challenging the Sexualisation of Girls (Spinifex Press, 2009), now in its 9th printing, Big Porn Inc: Exposing the harms of the global pornography industry (Spinifex Press, 2011, co-edited with Dr Abigail Bray) and her new release Prostitution Narratives: Stories of survival in the sex trade. (Spinifex Press, 2016, co-edited with Dr Caroline Norma)

An opinion writer, Melinda is also a regular on morning television and has appeared on ABC’s Q&A and The Gruen Sessions as well as many other TV and radio programs.

For only $25 adults or $15 student concession purchase your tickets at the link provided. 

Refreshments will be provided on the night.

 

WHEN
September 07, 2017 at 7:30pm - 9:30pm
WHERE
St David's Parkdale Uniting Church
128 Parkers Rd
Parkdale, VIC 3195
Australia
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CONTACT
Andrea Donaldson · · 0411 988 367‪‪‬‬‬‬‬‬
TICKETS
$25.00 AUD · Purchase tickets

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