YesAllMen? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018)

When:
August 24, 2018 @ 8:10 pm – 9:10 pm Europe/London Timezone
2018-08-24T20:10:00+01:00
2018-08-24T21:10:00+01:00
Where:
New Town theatre
Freemasons Hall
96 George St, Edinburgh EH2 3DH
UK
Cost:
£10 (£8)

Time’s up; but on what, exactly? Are the Weinsteins of the world isolated bad apples, individuals who use their positions of power to take advantage of vulnerable women, or is it a much deeper problem? Are men just not listening when women refuse sex? Or can women not refuse at all? Join feminist philosopher Dr Elinor Mason (The University of Edinburgh) to explore consent, entitlement and the cultural systems which mean women are denied the authority to refuse sex.