Videos

Below you can find videos of most of the presentations, which were also livestreamed during the conference itself.

As we are looking in ways to follow this event up with possible webinars where we will invite some of our speakers, if you have any questions that you would like to ask to them, please send them to autgensex@contacts.bham.ac.uk .

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Panel 1:

Presentation 1: https://bham.cloud.panopto.eu/Panopto/Pages/Viewer.aspx?id=2359d746-0d10-4b50-b878-a8eb0095318f

Presentations 2 and 3: https://bham.cloud.panopto.eu/Panopto/Pages/Viewer.aspx?id=3a37cd0a-22b1-4945-bad2-a8eb00953964

Panel 1

10:15 – 10:30:  Pathologising the Past: Questioning Queerness, Diagnosing Disability and Assigning Autism – Jenni Hunt

10:30 – 10:45: Not doing it properly: Tracking assumptions of healthy couple intimacy through an exploration of narratives of “non-sociable” autistic sexualities – Hanna Bertilsdotter-Rosqvist and David Jackson-Perry Presenter: Hanna Bertilsdotter-Rosqvist

10:45 – 11:00: Walking through Treacle: The lived experiences of autistic students in FE and HE – Deborah Philip

11:00 – 11:15: Questions

Panel 2:

Presentations: https://bham.cloud.panopto.eu/Panopto/Pages/Viewer.aspx?id=f0a9ebc1-c862-45df-8c1e-a8d200b5f59b

Questions: https://bham.cloud.panopto.eu/Panopto/Pages/Viewer.aspx?id=7b61b9e8-8321-43ce-a5b4-a8eb00985f1f

Panel 2

11:30 – 11:45: As good or better: autistic relationships outside the gender binary – Felicity Sedgewick

11:45 – 12:00: Winning at Sexuality: A personal reflection of passing in a hypersexualised world – Lexi Orchard

12:00 – 12:10: Questions

12:10 – 12:25: Neurodivergence and the Gaslighting of Rape and Sexual Assault – Susy Ridout

THIS PRESENTATION WILL NOT BE LIVESTREAMED. PLEASE CONTACT US (autgensex@contacts.bham.ac.uk) IF YOU ARE INTERESTED AND WE WILL GET YOU IN TOUCH WITH THE PRESENTER.

Panel 3:

https://bham.cloud.panopto.eu/Panopto/Pages/Viewer.aspx?id=4983243f-f140-4a9e-9f8d-a8eb00953eba

Panel 3

13:30 – 13:45: Narrating Autistic and Transgender: Implications for the Gender Clinic – Jake Pyne

13:45 – 14:00: Gender Identification in Autistic Adults: Does Age Matter? – Laura Hull

14:00 – 14:15: Experiences of Autistic Adults: gender identity, mental health and access to psychological services – Kate Whitaker

14:15 – 14:30: Transitioning in a neurotypical world: A critical autistic analysis on gender identity services – Olivia Astrid Pountney

14:30 – 14:45: Questions

Panel 4:

https://bham.cloud.panopto.eu/Panopto/Pages/Viewer.aspx?id=51b86f9d-f372-407f-a8b5-a8eb00922f04

Panel 4

15:15 – 15:30: Spanking my sensory needs? An understanding of myself as a human, a sexual being
and an Autistic – Jennifer Layton

15:30 – 15:45: On sensory issues colliding with gendered school dress rules, including the lived pain
and present issues for those of us in the generations who missed having any gender rights at school –Maurice Frank

15:45 – 16:00: To Hug or not to Hug: physical affection at the intersection of autism, culture and
gender – Sonny Hallett

16:00 – 16:15: Questions

Closing presentation:

https://bham.cloud.panopto.eu/Panopto/Pages/Viewer.aspx?id=6a0aa535-2a62-4cbf-8762-a8eb0098666b

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16:15 – 16:30: – Jigsaw Identity – Gill Loomes

16:30 – 16:45: Questions