Nina Funnell


Nina Funnell is a Sydney based journalist, author and speaker.  Her writing has been published in academic journals, newspapers, magazines and on online news sites. 

Nina’s main areas of interest include gender equality, technology, education and youth. Topics include: sexting and cyberbullying, respectful relationships, sex education, media and gender, violence prevention, body image and feminism.

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An investigation into sexual violence and hazing in Australian university residential colleges
28 Feb 2018

This report details an extensive history of hazing, sexual assault and harassment at university residential colleges around the country.



Nina Funnell questions the extent to which the discourse around protecting children is really about controlling, policing and pathologising them.

Through century upon century, societies have located much of their moral panic and hysteria around a victimised view of youth. Whether it’s generational or...

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