|WHEN:||Aug. 4, 2014|
|WHERE:||Some Velvet Morning - 123 Queens Parade, Clifton Hill, VIC|
|FORMAT:||45 minute Q & A, 45 minute lecture|
How do we talk about love and sex in a world where ‘boy meets girl’ just doesn't cut it any more? As we sift through thousands of years of tradition, how do we know what to throw out – and what to keep? And will our kids all grow up to be bisexual nymphomaniac porn addicts?
State marriage, religious marriage and social marriage: What is this thing called marriage?Jan. 4, 2014, 6:30 p.m. Lecturer: Dr Christopher Fox, psychologist and lecturer in sexual health counselling at the University of Sydney
Youth sexuality: Sex and relationships education, peer education and the new national curriculum.Feb. 25, 2014, 6:30 p.m. Lecturer: Alexander Tanglao, program manager at Youth Empowerment Against HIV/AIDS (YEAH)
Panel discussion: The nuclear family – a thing of the past? How are people?March 18, 2014, 6:30 p.m. Lecturer: Christopher Fox (Sydney Uni), Nelly Thomas (author/comedian), Liz Conor (Monash Uni), Felicity Marlowe (Rainbow Families Council)
The porn factor: Porn has become a default sex educator for many young people, impacting on personal relationshipsMarch 25, 2014, 6:30 p.m. Lecturer: Maree Crabb, adolescent sexuality expert and documentary maker
The sexuality spectrum: Exploring the diversity of human sexuality and the labels we use to describe it.April 3, 2014, 6:30 p.m. Lecturer: Amy Middleton, editor of Archer Magazine
Screening and discussion: Maree Crabb's documentary Reality & Risk: Pornography, young people and sexuality @ The AldermanAug. 4, 2014, 6:30 p.m.
Polyamory vs monogamy: The benefits and challenges of polyamory compared to monogamy.Nov. 3, 2014, 6:30 p.m. Lecturer: Anne Hunter, co-founder of PolyVic, relationship coach and polyamory educator