Jax Jacki Brown

Jax Jacki Brown

Disability and LGBTIQ rights activist, writer, public speaker

Jax Jacki Brown is a disability and LGBTIQ rights activist, writer, public speaker, spoken-word performer and disability sexuality educator.

She is a member of the Victorian Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission's Disability Reference Group and a member of the Victorian Ministerial Council on Women's Equality.

In 2016 Jax was named an agent of change on Lesbians On the Loose magazine's Power List.

Through her presentations at conferences and universities, and her extensive publications, she offers powerful insights into the reasons why society needs to change, rather than people with disabilities.

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Jax Jacki Brown

Why society needs to change: a creative performance

Jax's work explores the intersection between LGBTIQ issues and disability rights, and highlights the inequalities that hold people back from reaching their full and effective participation on an equal basis with others.

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