Annis has a varied academic record, having studied for a BA in Experimental Psychology, MA in Women’s Studies and now reading for a PhD in the Department of Education (2nd year). She is looking at definitions of ‘laddism’ and prevention of sexual violence work in UK Universities. Her research interests include: gender, sexuality, masculinities, identity construction and violence.

‘Lad culture’ is frequently in national headlines, often used synonymously with binge drinking or sexual violence. This poster presents the multitude of attitudes and behavioural practices which are considered central to ‘laddism’. Annis is looking for comments on what you understand the term ‘lad culture’ to mean.