“Sexual Politics After MeToo”

Published: 18 January 2023

Monday 6 February 2023, 6pm - Professor Amia Srinivasan, Oxford University

Dudley Knowles Lecture in Political Philosophy

Monday 6 February 2023, 6pm, Sir Charles Wilson Lecture Theatre

Also available to stream online - Zoom link to be confirmed

“Sexual Politics After MeToo”

Professor Amia Srinivasan, Oxford University

#MeToo prompts a reckoning with some old questions: Who should be believed, and why? How does racial injustice inflect the economy of belief? How does a sexual culture change – and is it fair to punish people according to ‘new’ rules? It also raises some new questions: what does due process look like in the age of social media? And to what extent can sexual harassment serve as a feminist rallying cry in the age of late capitalism?

First published: 18 January 2023