‘Machismo killed her’: Feminicide in Contemporary Peru

‘Machismo killed her’: Feminicide in Contemporary Peru
Date
6 February 2019, 5.30pm - 7.30pm
Type
Seminar
Venue
Room 234, Second Floor, Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU
Description

Dr Jelke Boesten, KCL

This presentation examines whether Peru is experiencing a ‘wave of femicides’ as the press reports, or if instead existing patterns of violence are now receiving more attention. If the latter, how and why has the attention given to such cases changed?

Contact

Olga Jimenez
olga.jimenez@sas.ac.uk
020 7862 8871