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How Women’s Stories and Activism Challenge Gender-Based Violence
November 19, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
A Panel Discussion sponsored by the Grandmothers Advocacy Network and CFUW North Toronto in support of the UN’s Campaign to End Violence Against Women.
Globe and Mail Columnist
Author of Shrewed: A Wry and Closely Observed Look at the Lives of Women and Girls
York University Faculty of Education
Susan draws on contemporary Indigenous feminist art and film to examine the role of listening and dialogue in learning from Indigenous women’s responses to colonial violence.
Trent University, Gender and Women’s Studies
Mary is co-editor of Unsettling Activisms, explores the ‘everyday,’ often unrecognized, but vital ways that older women of different backgrounds confront gendered and ageist norms.
Time: 2-4 pm
Place: Bloor Street United Church
300 Bloor Street West
Everyone is welcome at no charge, but donations are appreciated.