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Book Launch – Sex and Gender: A Contemporary Reader 2023

13 November 2023, 6:30 pm–8:30 pm

Sex and Gender: A Contemporary Reader book against a blue background.

Join this event for a panel discussion on a new book edited by Alice Sullivan and Selina Todd, which explores the relationship between sex, gender and gender identity.

The book uses a multidisciplinary approach that explores perspectives from the sciences, social sciences and humanities, as well as biology, neuroscience, medicine, law, sociology and English literature.

This event will celebrate the publication of Sex and Gender: A Contemporary Reader. The panel discussion will be followed by a Q&A and refreshments. There will also be an opportunity for book signing.

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  • Professor Alice Sullivan, Professor of Sociology, UCL
  • Professor Selina Todd, Professor of Modern History, University of Oxford
  • Professor Sophie Scott (CBE), Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience, UCL
  • Dr Michael Biggs. Associate Professor of Sociology, University of Oxford
  • Chair: Joan Smith, journalist and novelist


Buy the book direct from Routledge here: