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Ask a Feminist: Sexual Harassment in the Age of #MeToo

Author(s): Catharine MacKinnon, Durba Mitra

In: Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society, Vol 44, No 4, 2019, pp. 1027-1043

Feminist legal scholar, writer, teacher, and activist Catharine A. MacKinnon discusses the #MeToo movement with Durba Mitra, professor of women, gender and sexualities studies. They discuss the origins of sexual harassment law and the relationship between the law and social movements. Other topics include the particular vulnerabilities faced by women of colour, immigrant women and trans people, and harassment in international law.