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Event #1284

The Suicide Gap

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Thursday, June 3, 2021

10:00 - 10:45
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With financial support from the Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences’ International Keynote Speakers Support Fund

Session 2, LECTURE HALL, Thursday June 3, 2021

Session 2

10:00 am - 10:45 am

The Suicide Gap

The Suicide Gap

Chair/Moderator: Erika Simpson

Dr. Simpson is the President of the CPRA and an Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario.

10:00-10:15 AM Katerina Standish on “The Suicide Gap”

Dr. Standish is an expert on culture and violence and specializes in curricular analysis. Her publications include content on gender, conflict and cultural learning, as well as alternative education (peace education and decolonizing education), violence and self-harm in Indigenous and Non-Indigenous culture, and practical violence transformation. She has published five books and many refereed articles including most recently, Suicide Through a Peacebuilding lens: Medical and Instrumental Suicide (New York: Palgrave MacMillan, 2019).

10:15-10:45 AM Katerina Standish on “COVID-19, femicide and suicide and an introduction to the journal Peace Review

Dr. Standish is the guest editor of Peace Review: A Journal of Social Justice Vol. 33 (No. 3) and she will become the Editor-in-Chief of this peer-reviewed, highly-ranked journal as of July 1, 2021. Notably in parts 2 & 3  of her keynote presentation, she will speak about Covid-19 and femicide as well as the moral and ethical considerations of suicide as this relates to the journal.

This Keynote Panel is co-sponsored by the

Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences International Keynote Speaker Support Fund

This Keynote Panel is pre-recorded. It is available for viewing by all Congress attendees any time between May 27-June 20, 2021. As well, CPRA members can view portions of it at this time and engage in live (unrecorded) discussion.

 

10:45-10:59 AM Simu-Live Q & A in Networking Lounge Break-out Room

 

 

Speakers:
  • Katerina Standish, Associate Professor, University of Otago