Wednesday, November 2, 2011

EVENT NEWS: That Takes Ovaries: Bold Women and Their Brazen Acts, Nov. 15

Women's Studies and Chapman Feminists host: That Takes Ovaries: Bold Women & Their Brazen Acts. Sponsored by the Student Government Association, Peace Studies, Dean of Students, Housing and Residence Life, Sociology, & Wilkinson College

"That Takes Ovaries"-- Dramatic readings from the book "That Takes Ovaries" by Rivka Solomon (performed by Chapman Students) and an Open Mike Movement-- all focusing on real-life stories from women and girls, and the bold, gutsy, outrageous, courageous things they have done. From playful to political, Ovaries mixes art with activism and fun in an international grassroots movement for empowerment: Because women and girls everywhere have inspiring stories to tell! Because men everywhere know inspiring, courageous women they want to recognize and celebrate!

The event will be on Tuesday, November15 from 7:00 – 9:00pm at Irvine Lecture Hall. The event is free and open to the public.

For more information please contact Prof. Clara K Magliola at 714 997-6621 SOC office or via-email at Magliola@chapman.edu. You can also visit the following website for more information, http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=271746789530180; OR http://thattakesovaries.org/htmls/homepage.html

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