Dr Wayne Warburton, a psychologist at Macquarie University, will launch a book next week which reviews the research on the impact of violent and sexualised media on children.

Growing Up Fast And Furious includes contributions from leading experts on the effects of television, movies, video games, music, and advertising on the development of children.

For a review of the book and information about the event, see this article.

The book will be launched at NSW Parliament House next Wednesday.

Date: Wednesday 20 June

Time: 1pm for 1.30pm

Venue: Jubilee Room, NSW Parliament House, Macquarie Street, Sydney

RSVP: Acceptances only by Monday 18 June 2012 to:

Wayne Warburton, Email: wayne.warburton@mq.edu.au Phone: 02 9850 8643

Light lunch and refreshments will be served at 1pm

Parking: Metered parking on Macquarie Street and Hospital Road or covered parking in Sydney Hospital car park