Joanna Bourke: Media Resources

SHaME project lead and Principal Investigator, Professor Joanna Bourke is a frequent contributor to academic and public podcasts, publications, tv and radio broadcasts, festivals and a host of other events.

Keep an eye on this page for links to recent academic and public talks, as well as media appearances:


Domestic and sexual violence during COVID-19
10-Minute Talks, The British Academy
11 November 2020


Anatomy of Touch: Don’t Touch
All in the Mind, BBC Radio 4
06 October 2020


Dr Joanna Bourke: Cultural History
Talking Research podcast by Asmita Sood
08 January 2020


Historical Reflections on Medicine and Sexual Violence
The Worshipful Society of Apothecaries
27 November 2019


A comprehensive list of Joanna’s media appearances, as well as reviews of her work, can be found on her Birkbeck staff profile.