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Carol Leigh

Carol Leigh has been an artist and sex worker activist since the late seventies when she coined the term 'sex work.' http://www.bayswan.org/sexwork-oed.html  Leigh’s activism spans decades, as a COYOTE member, founding member of (Bay Area) ACT UP and SWOP, and co-founder of Bay Area Sex Worker Advocacy Project (bayswan.org). In 1999 she founded  the San Francisco Sex Worker Film and Arts Festival (sexworkerfest.com). Leigh was lead organizer of the San Francisco Board of Supervisor's Task Force on Prostitution. She served as a consultant for AIM For Human Rights' “Trafficking Policy Impact Tool” (Netherlands).