The Police and Sex Work -- then and now: Workshop at Humboldt Universität, Berlin, August 13-14, 2019

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August 13, 2019 to August 14, 2019
Subject Fields: 
Human Rights, Labor History / Studies, Sexuality Studies, Sociology, Women's & Gender History / Studies

The interdisciplinary workshop "The Police and Sex Work -- then and now" will take place at Humboldt Universität in Berlin from August 13th to 14th 2019.

The finalized program includes a range of presentations on histories or ethnographies of the policing of prostutition, of the effects of recently changed, more restrictive policy in Canada, France, and Israel, and much more.

The workshop is preceded by a presentation of the special issue on "Sex work" of the Anti-Trafficking Review. To conclude, we screen the documentary "Crossings - stories of migrant sex workers".

Find the full program HERE

Attendance is free. We still have a few spots available. Register by August 1st by sending an email to: or