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13:15 - 13:55 29 November 2012

Lunch Hour Lecture: Sex work today: myths, morals and health

Location

Darwin Lecture Theatre - access via Malet Place | Darwin Building (link Map)
Gower St | London | WC1E 6BT | United Kingdom

Open to: Academic | Alumni | Public | Student
Admission: FREE
Ticketing: Open

Speaker information

Prof Graham Scambler, Professor of Medical Sociology, UCL Institute of Epidemiology & Health

To mark World AIDS Day, this lecture offers a characterisation of contemporary sex work in London, a debunking of some popular myths, and a framework within which policy issues in this area might appropriately be addressed. In an era of enhanced migration, a 'relativisation' of morals and a preoccupation with risks to health, Prof Scambler argues that respect for evidence in addressing sex work is crucial.


Contact

Catherine Dean
020 3108 3838 | c.dean@ucl.ac.uk


Links

Click here to watch this lecture streamed live online at 1.15pm on the day


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