Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander readers are respectfully cautioned that this website contains images of people who have passed away.

Karen Pickering
Photo by Laura Du Ve

Karen Pickering

Biography

Karen Pickering is a feminist organiser and writer based in Melbourne. She is the creator and host of Cherchez la Femme, a monthly talkshow of popular culture and current affairs from an unapologetically feminist angle, which has toured nationally. Karen was the cofounder of Girls On Film Festival and was its first director. She was also a founding organiser of SlutWalk Melbourne. She started doing it in 1992 and shows no signs of stopping.