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Colin Hastings


Postdoctoral Researcher
Concordia University

Colin Hastings is a SSHRC Postdoctoral Fellow at Concordia University. His research blends the
sociology of health, socio-legal studies, and media studies. He is the author of studies about
community-based HIV education, media representation of HIV criminal non-disclosure cases,
and key trends and patterns in HIV criminalization in Canada. Colin’s dissertation project was an
institutional ethnographic study of how news stories about HIV criminalization are produced in