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Feminist Activism: Organizing for change

Date:
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Time:
9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Register by:
Monday, April 17, 2017
Location:
International and Graduate Affairs Building
Room: Atrium
Cost:
$20 (Faculty/Waged); $0 (Students/Unwaged)
Feminist Activism, Organizing for Change

Feminist Activism: Organizing for change

April 25,2017

9:30am-4:30pm

Atrium, International and Graduate Affairs Building

9:45 - 10:45 am
Women on the Frontline of Peace and Justice
Sarah Douglas, UN Women

1:00 - 2:00 pm
Rethinking Feminist Activism in an Age of Global War and Right Wing Populism
Sunera Thobani, Associate Professor, Institute for Gender, Race, Sexuality and Social Justice, UBC

2:15 - 3:00 pm
Families of Sisters in Spirit: A Grassroot Network for Families of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women, Girls and Two-Spirits
Bridget Tolley, Kitigan Zibi Anishinabeg First Nation, Quebec

Also with panel presentations featuring activism in global and local contexts and spoken word poetry.

To register or for more information, email Alicia McIntyre

Host:
Department of Women's Studies and Feminist Research
Contact:
Alicia McIntyre
amcint4@uwo.ca
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