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Conference Program

Politics, Policies and Ethics of HIV/AIDS: Past and Present

The Wolfson Research Exchange, Library Building

University of Warwick

9.30 -10.00 Coffee

10.00-10.15 Welcome

10.15-11.00 Dr Michael Bochow (Wissenschaftszentrum für Sozialforschung, Berlin)

Political Activism and AIDS Activism Among Gay Men in Germany

11.00-11.45 Dr Helen Coyle (School of History and Classics, University of Edinburgh)

Taking Care in Edinburgh: AIDS Education, 1983-1994

11.45-12.15 Coffee Break

12.15-13.00 Jason Crawford (Concordia University, Montreal, Canada

Go and Sin Some More! The Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence: AIDS, Activism, Archive

13.00-14.00 Break for Lunch

14.00-14.45 Steven Gambardella (Department for History of Art at UCL)

AIDS and the Ethics of History

14.45-15.30 Dr William Spurlin (Centre for the Study of Sexual Dissidence & Cultural Change, Sussex University)

Border Crossings: Queer Theory, Biomedical Practice, and the Globalisation of HIV/AIDS

15.30 -16.00 Coffee Break

16.00-16.45 Prof Lucia O’Sullivan (Department of Psychology, University of New Brunswick, Canada)

HIV Prevention for Young Adults in South Africa: Addressing Risk in the AIDS Epicentre

16.45-17.15 Final Discussion



Please see this downloadable and printable map:

The Wolfson Research Exchange is in the Library building (number 32 on the map).

Please note that in order to keep the conference free, lunch will not be provided for attendees.