WOW Derry-Londonderry 2015 talks! Did you miss some events? Or even just want to watch them again?
"We Need You!" Men and Gender Equality
What can men do to support gender equality? Panellists Alan O'Neill of the Men's Network and White Ribbon Ireland, poet and performer Andrew Galvin, and musician Paddy Nash discuss the vital role men can play in effecting real and lasting change for all. Chaired by Helena Kennedy.
Talks filmed by Michael Leddy.
Sex Workers - the Forgotten Females?
How much of what we hear in the media about sex workers is true? Are sex workers excluded from the fight for equality? Panellists are Lucy Smith from UglyMugs, Laura Lee from the Sex Workers Alliance and Caroline Ryan who has a Masters in Sexuality Studies. Chaired by Sarah Sproule.
In 2014 best-selling Author Kathy Lette wrote Courting Trouble, examining issues around a rape case, the Criminal Justice system and our legal institutions Baroness Helena Kennedy QC provided Kathy with the facts and details for the book. Join them both for this discussion about why Kathy wanted to write the book, the complexities of the case and how they reflect real life, and what she learnt as a result. Is poetic justice the only true justice available to women?