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Over the past decades there have been dramatic changes to public attitudes around some aspects of men’s violence against women. Yet domestic abuse, sexual violence and other forms of violence against women are still prevalent in Scotland today, especially for groups of women who face other forms of discrimination; women with learning disabilities, women who sell sex, lesbian, bisexual and trans (LBT) and black and minority ethnic women.
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Out at the Cameo and Zero Tolerance are hosting a film screening of Tell It to the Bees and panel discussion about violence against LBT women.
We are delighted to announce the shortlist for the 2019 Write to End Violence Against Women Awards.
How can journalism improve its reporting of violence against women (VAW)? Do depictions of VAW in storytelling and poetry contribute to the problem, or can creative writing be a useful tool of healing for survivors?
The Scottish Poetry Library and Zero Tolerance have joined together to create Writing Violence Against Woman; a panel discussion between three experts who have worked on and around the writing of VAW.