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Wed, March 2, 4-6 pm, Best Buy Theater, Northrop. What is the relevance of intersectional feminism at the current historical moment? What does intersectional feminism mean and how it is practiced, in the face of unmitigated state violence against black and transgender people of color? What are the possibilities for coalition- building and solidarity between queer and trans affirmative feminisms and the institutionalized feminisms of academia? Panel discussion led by Zenzele Isoke. Panelists include Andrea Jenkins, Elliott Powell, and Katie Eichle. RSVP on the Facebook event page.
Saturday, March 5, 9:00am to 6:00pm, Coffman Memorial Union, Mississippi Room
Regional summit centering and prioritizing the voices and experiences of women-identified indigenous students and students of color. Keynote by Kabo Yang, Executive Director of the Minnesota Women’s Consortium, workshops, and networking. RSVP required. For more details, visit the Women's Center website. To request disability accommodations, please contact the Women’s Center at email@example.com or 612-625-9837 at least two weeks prior to the event.