The 2008 Herstory Celebration was held on Tuesday, March 11, 2008 at 7pm in Ohio University's Baker Center, Ballroom A, Athens, Ohio. (Parking and directions)
This year's event featured Rebecca Whisnant speaking on "Not for Sale: Feminism and Pornography."
Dr. Whisnant is an associate professor of philosophy at the University of Dayton. A longtime anti-pornography educator, she is co-editor of Not for Sale: Feminists Resisting Prostitution and Pornography (2004) and Global Feminist Ethics (2007).
This presentation includes graphic images from contemporary pornography. No one under 18 should attend.
Reception will follow the talk at the Women's Center. Free and open to the public. (Donations accepted towards next year's event.)
Come early and browse the information tables! Groups "tabling" include Athens Branch AAUW; Campus Coalition Against Trafficking (OU chapter); emPOWER Campaign; Health Sciences Library & Go Local Ohio - Southeast; My Sister's Place; Sexual Assault Prevention & Clothesline Project; SuBAMUH; UCM; Women's Affairs Commission & Take Back the Night Week
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Speaker will present feminist side to 'great porn debate' by Maria Gallucci, Athens News
Herstory Celebration brings feminists' view of pornography to the table by Caitlin Price, The Post
Athens Branch American Association of University Women; Athens Area National Organization for Women; Circle of Friends; Herstory Celebration Committee; Ohio University Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender Center; Ohio University Women's Center; Ohio University Women's Studies Program; Sexual Assault Prevention; Susan B. Anthony Womyn's Land Trust; UCM: Center for Spiritual Growth and Social Justice;
last updated: 5/20/2008 || URL: <http://www.herstorycelebration.org/>
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