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The Scarlet Letter

Sep 18, 2019

In this episode of the Scarlet Letter, I chat with Madeleine Ulbrick, who has recently completed her PhD at Monash University on the topic of economic abuse, and the disproportionate effect that this form of abuse has on women. 


Aug 15, 2019

In this episode of the Scarlet letter, I chat to one of our current law students, Mary Pirozek, who is implementing the Law Needs Feminism Because project at Monash University. Mary explains the origins and importance of this exciting exhibition, which is currently on display in the Law Library. 


Apr 15, 2019

In this episode of the Scarlet Letter, I chat with law/science student Lucy Nadj, who has been a volunteer with the Prison Legal Education and Assistance (PLEA) program for several years. Lucy explains the role of PLEA and some of the challenges faced in delivering community legal education in prison. 


Mar 15, 2019

In this episode of the Scarlet Letter, Becky interviews Professor Debra Parkes, the Chair in Feminist Legal Studies at the Peter A. Allard School of Law, University of British Columbia. 

Professor Parkes' scholarly work examines the challenges and possibilities of addressing societal injustices through rights claims,...


Feb 15, 2019

In this episode of the Scarlet Letter, I interview Professor Paula Gerber, one of the members of our Feminist Legal Studies Group. Professor Gerber discusses her experiences as a woman in the traditionally male-dominated field of construction law, as well as her current projects on increasing access to birth...