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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.

THE PANEL

Elizabeth Renzetti
Globe and Mail Columnist
Author of Shrewed: A Wry and Closely Observed Look at the Lives of Women and Girls

Susan Dion
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.

Mary Chazon
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.

Details

Date:
November 19, 2018
Time:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Event Category:

Organizers

CFUW North Toronto
Grandmothers Advocacy Network

Venue

Bloor Street United Church
300 Bloor Street West
Toronto, ON Canada
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