Katherine Manlik:
Katherine is a PhD candidate in Media, Music, Communication, and Cultural Studies at Macquarie University. She has written a master’s thesis on the representation of sexual minority women in Australian HIV policy and community media documents. Her PhD explores how sexual minority women experience and interact with HIV in contemporary Australia.

This project has been approved by the Macquarie University Human Research Ethics Committee. If you have any complaints or reservations about any ethical aspect of your participation in this research, you may contact the Committee through the Director, Research Ethics & Integrity on (02) 9850 7854 or email Please quote the ethics reference number: 5201955979790. Any complaint you make will be treated in confidence and investigated, and you will be informed of the outcome.