Mon, April 1, 7pm
Film Screening of "I Had an Abortion" followed by Q&A 1400
Tues, April 2, 4 p.m.
Feminist Activism Workshop, 2305 Centennial Hall
Tues, April 2, 7.30 p.m.
Film screening of "It Was Rape" followed by Q&A , 1400 Centennial
Wed, April 3, 4 p.m.
Lecture: Current Issues in the Gay Rights Movement(s) 1400 Centennial Hall
Jennifer Baumgardner is a filmmaker, activist, writer, and lecturer whose work
explores abortion, sex, bisexuality, rape, single parenthood, and women’s
power. Jennifer is the author of five books: ”Look
Both Ways: Bisexual Politics” (FSG, 2007, which was nominated for a Lambda
and Life” (Akashic, 2008), and the essay collection “F
‘em! Goo Goo, Gaga, and Some Thoughts on Balls” (Seal, 2011), as well as
the best-selling books about feminism written with Amy Richards—“Manifesta:
Young Women, Feminism, and the Future” (FSG, 2000) and “Grassroots:
A Field Guide for Feminist Activism” (FSG, 2005). In 2003, the Commonwealth Club of California
honored her as a “Visionary for the 21st Century.”
Sponsored by the College of Liberal Studies Inclusive Excellence grant,
Violence Prevention Office, Women’s Studies Student Association, Campus Climate
and Diversity Office, American Association of University Women- La Crosse
Chapter, and the Departments of English; Health Education and Health Promotion;
Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies; Psychology; and Communication Studies.
For more information, please contact: Mahruq Khan, firstname.lastname@example.org