2017 Event Schedule
July 10-13, Rome, Italy. SCOS 2017, La Sapienza University. Paper: Towards a Menstrual Commons.
August 10, Melbourne, Australia. Sociomateriality Methods Workshop. Department of Management, Monash Business School, Monash University Caulfield Campus. Lara is co-organiser and panel chair.
August 17, Melbourne, Australia. Science Gallery, University of Melbourne. Panel member: The Future of Menstruation. 6pm-8pm, Sidney Myer Asia Centre, 761 Swanston Street, Parkville, VIC 3052. For more information and to register for this free event go to Eventbrite.
August 23-27, Vancouver Island, Canada: Justisse Fertility Awareness Educators Conference. Lara is giving the keynote speech for the conference, on menstruation, capitalism, and the sisterhood. She is also co-leading a workshop with Dr. Geraldine Matus on introjected phallogocentrism and internalised misogyny.
September 24-26, Online (USA based). Healing Body and Soul Summit. Interview with Dr. Judith Boice, about menstruation, psychological and spiritual development, and neoliberal capitalism. Now available for download as one of 25 talks.
October 25-28, Online (USA/France based). Dream Your World conference for 8-29 year old girls/women. Lara is live on October 27 for an hour from 2am (Pacific time); 10 am (UK time); 8pm (Australia time) speaking and answering questions on the menstrual cycle, deep dreaming, values, and making a difference.
Lara Owen is a leader in the field of menstrual and menopausal wellbeing. Based in Melbourne, she teaches and consults internationally.