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CARAS: Kink Communities and Research Today

July 6 @ 17:00 - 19:00

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Date:
July 6
Time:
17:00 - 19:00
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Organizer

Malmö Pride
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info@malmopride.com
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Venue

Scandic Triangeln
Triangeln 2
Malmö, skåne 211 43 Sweden
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In this presentation, CARAS presenters will provide an overview of alt-sex communities — i.e., kink, leather, BDSM, fetish, related sex work, and consensual non-monogamy (CNM) — and the historical evolution and current status of research addressing these groups. We will discuss how, for alt-sex groups in the United States in particular, research is related to promoting health and sexual minority rights. 

 

The presentation will be followed by a discussion on alternative sexualities with CARAS and the two researchers Ellika Sevelin and Suet Fung Tsang from Lund University

The Community-Academic Consortium for Research on Alternative Sexualities (CARAS), founded in 2005, is a California-based non-profit organisation dedicated to supporting and conducting research addressing alternative sexualities.

Organised by CARAS: Kink Communities and Research Today 

https://carasresearch.org

With Robert Bienvenu, Ph.D., CARAS, Carolyn Meeker, Ed.D., CARAS, Mel Leverich, MAS, Leather Archives and Museum, Ted Gideonse, Ph.D., CARAS 

 

Room: Ballroom