• Women in Resistance

A panel on women, gender, and the media

Tuesday, March 11, 2008
Ridgeway 400

The Department of Communication and Journalism and the Women and Gender Studies Program at Suffolk University present a panel discussion, "Women in Resistance: Sisterhood, Witches, and Cyberellas."

Panelists include: Kumi Silva (Northeastern University), who will examine how women make meaning of their lives through the Sarvodaya Social Movement from a 'contextually' situated third world feminist perspective,  Sarah Shorey (MA '07) and Bruce Wickelgren (CJN), examining the silencing of self-identified witches who worship Goddesses and the feminine divine, and Kirsten Blocker (Crittenton Women's Union) discusses a project that teaches poor women to blog about their political concerns.

For more information please contact Micky Lee at mlee@suffolk.edu.


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