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Hot off the presses! Coverage of SHiFT Lab presentations at this year’s British Psychological Society’s Psychology of Women and Equalities Section (POWES) Conference in Windsor, UK – in the July issue of The Psychologist magazine! Read the full article here: https://thepsychologist.bps.org.uk/creative-and-critical-feminist-research From the article: “Usra Leedham (Ryerson University) initiated a lively conversation on the effects of…

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Check out SHiFT Lab member Emily Thomas’ commentary, “Mis/representation and the media: A reflection on experiences with media engagement”, in the June 2018 issue of Sexualities journal! She and co-authors Michelle Lafrance and Monika Steltz critically engage with media reporting (and contorting) of their research around women’ negotiations and articulations of consensual but undesired sex,…

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Join us at the 7th Annual Social Justice Week, taking place from October 23 – 27, 2017 at Ryerson University. This year’s multi-disciplinary program features 18 events ranging from daily roundtables, panel discussions, lunch & learn workshops, lectures, and a commemorative art installation for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women organized by Walking With Our Sisters – Toronto. The events touch…

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Big congratulations to Emily Thomas, who was granted a fellowship award from The O’Brien Foundation! Read Emily’s write-up here! Established in 1971, The Leonard and Kathleen O’Brien Humanitarian Trust provides postgraduate fellowships for deserving students who wish to pursue advanced study or research in any academic, artistic, or professional field at any recognized university or…

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The SHiFT Lab will be delivering a panel talk entitled Perils and possibilities: Consent, coercion and misgendering at Massey College this Tuesday! DETAILS Massey College, 4 Devonshire place Tuesday, April 18th, 4-6pm RSVP to emockler@masseycollege.ca if you’d like to attend – limited space available! SUMMARY This panel will address two interrelated topics that have recently received wide media…

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