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Jennifer Dorsey


Communications Director
Uplift: Online Communities Against Sexual Violence
Participates in 3 items
Jennifer is the Communications Director for Uplift. She is a passionate storyteller, actor, singer, and advocate. She is also Hermione's long lost twin. By day she works in public health and communications. If you're still reading this, you can follow her random thoughts on Twitter at @genevive429.

Sessions in which Jennifer Dorsey participates

Friday 11 October, 2019

Time Zone: (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
12:45 PM
12:45 PM EDT - 1:45 PM EDT | 1 hour
Questions of the Wizarding WorldExamine the Canon

Love is not a potion and your least-favorite DADA professor does not deserve to be sexually assaulted, but you wouldn't know it from the books . Join members of the Uplift team for an interactive discussion of wizarding rape culture in the series. We'll discuss the original series, new canon content, and brainstorm how we as the fandom can speak out against rape culture in our communities.

Sunday 13 October, 2019

Time Zone: (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
3:15 PM
3:15 PM EDT - 4:15 PM EDT | 1 hour
Constant VigilanceThe Muggle World

As a leader of a Harry Potter online group, community, or in-person gathering, you have the influence and opportunity to bring out the best of the fandom through your community. This interactive workshop will walk through the basics of creating safe, inclusive, and appropriate community spaces for your group, whether IRL or virtual. From setting community expectations, working through challenging situations, to dealing with abuse in a community, we'll discuss how to maintain standards ...

4:30 PM
4:30 PM EDT - 5:30 PM EDT | 1 hour
The Muggle World

Join us for a panel with nonprofits & other projects for good, and get inspired about the many ways to use your wand and magic to increase awesome in the world! Learn about opportunities to volunteer for causes you care about. Ask questions about starting your own projects or nonprofits.

Michelle Joy


Brian Biggs


Katie Bowers


Lori Earl