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West End Sex Workers Memorial

West End Sex Workers Memorial

On September 16, 2016 the City of Vancouver unveiled the West End Sex Workers Memorial on Jervis Street in front of the Saint Paul's Anglican Church. The project began in 2008...

Press coverage: West End Sex Workers Memorial

Jamie Lee Hamilton ensured politicians were reminded about missing women by dumping shoes on the steps of Vancouver City Hall.
Jamie Lee Hamilton ensured politicians were reminded about missing women by dumping shoes on the steps of Vancouver City Hall.

Memorializing Sex Workers in Vancouver's West End

  • PDF: "Loss Must Be Marked and It Cannot Be Represented": Memorializing Sex Workers in Vancouver's West End. Becki L. Ross and Jamie Lee Hamilton, BC Studies (Issue 197) Spring 2018
  • PDF: "Sex (and Evacuation from) the City: The moral and legal regulation of sex workers in Vancouver's West End, 1975-1985," Becki Ross, Intimate Labors: Cultures, Technologies and the Politics of Care. Rhacel Slazar Parreñas, Eileen Boris, eds., Stanford University Press, 2010, pp. 249-263

Jamie Lee Hamilton, a longtime advocate for transgender and sex workers in Vancouver, died Monday. PHOTO: Ben Nelms, National Post
PHOTO: Ben Nelms/National Post
Jamie Lee Hamilton, a longtime advocate for transgender and sex workers in Vancouver, died Monday.


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