More than revenge: The scope, nature and impact of revenge porn in Victoria

Dr Nicola Henry (Department of Social Inquiry, La Trobe University), Dr Asher Flynn (Monash University) and Dr Anastasia Powell (RMIT University)

The pilot project examines the online distribution of intimate or sexually explicit images without consent, also known as "revenge pornography". The project aims to investigate the scope, prevalence and impacts of legislation introduced in Victoria in 2014 and investigate the prevalence of revenge porn and the experience of adult victims.

This project is funded by the Transforming Human Societies Research Focus Area (RFA), La Trobe University, 2015-2016.

Publications

Flynn, A, Henry, N & Powell, A (2016) ‘More than revenge: addressing the harms of revenge pornography’, report of the More than Revenge Roundtable, 22 February.

Flynn, A, Powell, A & Henry, N (2016) ‘Ending “revenge porn”: how can we stop sexual images being used to abuse?’, The Conversation, 19 February.

Contact

For further information about this project, please contact:

Dr Nicola Henry
Department of Social Inquiry
La Trobe University
T: +61 3 9479 2476
E: n.henry@latrobe.edu.au