Pop Culture & Feminism

How does pop culture help young women make sense of their place in the world? Amani Al-Khatahtbeh, Hera Lindsay Bird, Brodie Lancaster and Patricia Lockwood talk representation, diversity and online support networks – and how TV, music and the internet are shaping the next generation of feminists.

Tickets go on sale at 9am Friday 21 July. This session is able to be booked on a Festival Pass.

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Amani Al-Khatahtbeh

Amani Al-Khatahtbeh is the founder and editor-in-chief of Muslim Girl, the largest platform for Muslim women's voices in the west with...

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Brodie Lancaster

Brodie Lancaster is a writer, editor and occasional DJ based in Melbourne, Australia. Her writing has appeared in Rookie,...

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Hera Lindsay Bird

Hera Lindsay Bird is a poet from New Zealand whose debut self-titled collection Hera Lindsay Bird became an overnight cult bestseller in...

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Patricia Lockwood

Patricia Lockwood was born in Fort Wayne, Indiana, and raised in all the worst cities of the Midwest. She is the author of two poetry collections,...

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Bhakthi Puvanenthiran

Bhakthi Puvanenthiran is a journalist and editor at The Age. Puvanenthiran has previously covered arts, entertainment, lifestyle and...

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