Presented by The Northwestern University Gender & Sexuality Studies Program, African American Studies Dept., Performance Studies Dept., Institute for Sexual and Gender Minority Health and Wellbeing, and The Women’s Center.
Loretta Ross is the co-founder of SisterSong Women of Color Reproductive Justice Collective based in Atlanta, Georgia and she served as National Coordinator from 2005-2012. Ross is credited with coining the term “Reproductive Justice” which she defines as the complete physical, mental, spiritual, political, social, and economic well-being of women and girls, based on the full achievement and protection of women’s human rights.
The event is open to all and will be held in room 1515 of Kresge Hall in Evanston, IL. Dinner will be provided!
Inaugurating the Gender & Sexuality Studies Program’s Series: RESOURCES FOR A NEW AGE OF DISSENT