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Steinem Sisters @ the Library Winter-Spring 2019

Posted 2 months ago by April S

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The Winter/Spring Steinem Sisters program series kicks off on January 9, 2019 at the Sanger Branch Library. The Steinem Sisters series of book discussions and ongoing programming celebrate the lives and achievements of women.

Winter/Spring 2019 Programs

"Baby, It's Cold Outside" : Feminism and Cultural Safe Spaces

Jan. 9 | 6-7 p.m.

In the era of #metoo, trigger warnings, and safe spaces, where are the boundaries for cultural discussion that promote listening over division? The Steinem Sisters Collective invites you to join our discussion.

Quality conversation and radical listening encouraged.

Rage becomes her : the power of women's anger / Soraya L. Chemaly

Feminist Book Discussion : Rage Becomes Her by Soraya Chemaly

Feb. 6 | 6-7 p.m.

Want to explore women-centered books and discuss current events surrounding feminism and equality? Join us for our Feminist Book Discussion. We will read a variety of books, Fiction and Non-Fiction, new and old, that explore the many intersections of women’s lives and events currently shaping our society.

This group meets the first Wednesday of every month.

Everyone is welcome.

HerStory : Intersectional Feminism

Mar. 9 | 2- 4 p.m.

In recognition of Women’s History Month, join us as we explore intersectional feminism and the many ways women's overlapping identities impact the way they experience oppression and discrimination. Featuring four of the Toledo region’s most celebrated women’s activists and forward-thinkers, we will investigate how the feminist movement can be more diverse and inclusive.

Our panel will also invite discussion from attendees.

Money and Feminism : Equal Pay Day and Beyond: Equality for Women = Prosperity for All by B. Nakhjavani

Apr. 3 | 6-7 p.m.

Join the Steinem Sisters Collective for this special Talking Circle as we examine the link between money and feminism. We will be discussing the book "Equality for Women = Prosperity for All: The Disastrous Global Crisis of Gender Inequality" by Augusto Lopez-Claros and Bahiyyih Nakhjavani and what equal pay means for women and their communities, not only in America but around the world.

Everyone is welcome.

	Equality for women=prosperity for all : the disastrous global crisis of gender inequality / Augusto Lopez-Claros and Bahiyyih Nakhjavani

Talking Circle with Steinem Sisters Collective

May 1 | 6-7 p.m.

An informal discussion of a provocative topics related to feminism.

All voices welcome.


Programming for adults ages 18+

toledolibrary.org/getinvolved

419.259.5200

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