Check here for a list of selected ONLINE events for feminist enthusiasts and changemakers:
Becoming a (More) Feminist Entrepreneur
Hosted by CV Harquail, in this interactive workshop, participants will learn to shape their personal path and their business’s roadmap to become more feminist when it comes to working together, providing needed products and services, generating fair revenues, and demonstrating a transformational way of doing business.Together, participants will craft a Feminist Framework for Entrepreneurship and sketch out their own personal learning paths.
Monday, January 11, 2021
7:00 – 10:00 PM EST
FEC Townhall 2021
LiisBeth and Feminist Enterprise Commons principle caretaker PK Mutch and the team will update everyone about LiisBethMX and provide details about new LiisBethMX voting rights as a FEC members. The team will also be explaining and posting a call for Community Care Committee members, Feminist in Residence roles and more.
Tuesday, January 12, 2021
7:00 PM EST
Cost: FREE (with the FEC membership)
Carol Hay + Mona Eltahawy: THINK LIKE A FEMINIST
Think Like a Feminist is an irreverent yet rigorous primer that unpacks over two hundred years of feminist thought. In a time when the word feminism triggers all sorts of responses, many of them conflicting and misinformed, Professor Carol Hay provides this balanced, clarifying, and inspiring examination of what it truly means to be a feminist today.
Join Hay as she presents her newest book Think Like a Feminist: The Philosophy Behind the Revolution. Joining Carol in conversation is feminist author, commentator and disruptor of patriarchy, Mona Eltahawy.
7:00 PM EST, Wednesday, January 13, 2021
The Fine Print with Leanne Betasamosake Simpson, author of Noopiming,
A one-hour online series about writing and reading hosted by Lana Pesch that aims to explore an author’s process, purpose and what it means to be a an activist writer. Award-winning Nishnaabeg storyteller and writer Leanne Betasamosake Simpson returns with a bold reimagination of the novel, one that combines narrative and poetic fragments through a careful and fierce reclamation of Anishinaabe aesthetics.
Thursday January 28, 2021
6:45 – 8:00 PM EST
Witches & Witch-Hunting in the Modern World
Join three expert panelists for a discussion on modern-day witch hunting and the role capitalism plays in this age-old phenomenon. The conversation will center around Witch Camp (Ghana), a new music record featuring women throughout northern Ghana who have been accused of witchcraft and banished to “witch camps.”
Friday, January 29, 2021
7:00 PM EST
Unfinished business: The fascinating life of Mary Macarthur
In 1910 Mary Macarthur led the Women Chain Makers to victory in a spectacular strike in the Black Country’s Cradley Heath. Macarthur was born in Glasgow in 1880 and became one of the labour movement’s most charismatic and inspirational figures. In this talk, author and independent historian, Cathy Hunt, talks about Mary Macarthur’s life and the relevance of her work to women today.
Friday, January 15, 2021
11 AM EST
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