There will be a screening of Jon Bowermaster's new film "Dear President Obama" on Tuesday, May 24, at 7:00 pm, in Room 1010 of Moser Hall, on the YSU campus. Following the screening will be a live video chat with Mark Ruffalo. Dear President Obama takes us on a cross-country journey to hear from communities impacted by thenational energy policy.
There will be a panel discussion regarding the film The Hunting Ground with Sofie Karasek of End of Rape on Campus and Lynn Bilal of the Ohio Alliance to End Sexual Violence on YSU's campus in Williamson Hall room 2212.
The YSU Department of Women's and Gender Studies is sponsoring a lecture on "Title IX & Campus Sexual Violence," by Sofie Karasek of End of Rape on Campus regarding Sexual Violence on college campuses, and the documentary film, "The Hunting Ground," on Friday, April 22, at noon, in Room 2212 of Williamson Hall on the YSU campus.
The YSU Department of Women and Gender Studies is sponsoring a panel discussion entitled "The Hunting Ground," on Friday, April 22 at 11:00 am, in Room 2212 of Williamson Hall on the YSU campus. On the panel will be Sofie Karasek of End of Rape on Campus and Lyn Bilal of the Ohio Alliance to End Sexual Violence.
the YSU Department of Women's and Gender Studies is sponsoring a free screening of the documentary film, "The Hunting Ground," on Friday, April 22, at 5:30 pm, in Room 358 of DeBartolo Hall on the YSU campus. The film covers the incidence of sexual assault on college campuses in the United States and what its creators say is a failure of college administrations to deal with it adequately.
the YSU Department of Women's and Gender Studies presents a panel discussion on "Gender and Sexuality on TV: Jessica Jones, Empire, and Transparent," on Friday, March 18, at 11:00 am, in the Gallery Room of YSU's Kilcawley Center. YSU professor Laura Beadling will facilitate this discussion about images of women on television. Other participating YSU faculty will include Deb Cunningham, Dolores Sisco, and Megan List.
YSU Department of Women and Gender Studies presents a screening of the short film "Good Work Sister!: Women Shipyard Workers of World War II," on Wednesday, March 2, at 11:00 am, at the Youngstown Historical Center of Industry and Labor, on Wood Street, in Youngstown. It will be followed by a discussion facilitated by YSU history professor Martha Pallante, with other YSU faculty Donna DeBlasio, Anne York, and Sherri Lovelace-Cameron participating.
Youngstown Area PFLAG -- Parents, Friends, Families, and Allies United with LGBT People to Move Equality Forward -- has a grant available for a college student to create a video production suitable for TV, cable, internet, and social media. More information at youngstownpflag.org.
Mahoning Valley Pride Center is presneting the film "Undertow" for their next movie night on Saturday, February 20, at 7:00 pm, at the Unitarian Universalist Church, on Elm Street, in Youngstown. "Undertow" is a unique ghost story about a married fisherman struggles to deal with the conflict between his Peruvian cultural traditions and the man he loves. The event is free and open to all.
The YWCA Warren, on North Park Avenue, presents its new Racial Justice Film Series with the critically-acclaimed documentary "Race: The Power of an Illusion." The final installment airs on Thursday, November 12, at 6:00 pm. The film interweaves personal stories and academic discussion to examine race in genetics and biology, the origins of race and racism in Western culture, and explore how the concept of race impacts how people live their lives. It is free and open to the public.