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  • Penny Rosenwasser, Hope Into Practice: Jewish Women Choosing Justice Despite Our Fears

    Transplanted to Oakland, California from Northern Virginia/Washington D.C.,
    Penny Rosenwasser is the author of Visionary Voices, Women on Power:
    Conversations with shamans, activists, teachers, artists and healers, and Voices
    from a 'Promised Land:' Palestinian & Israeli peace activists speak their hearts. She earned her Ph.D. at the California Institute of Integral Studies in Transformational Learning & Change. Penny is a former Jewish Caucus Chair of the National Women's Studies Association and is a founding board member of Jewish voice for Peace.

  • Sylvia Rivera and Marsha P. Johnson Breakfast

    Join the DePaul community for this annual gathering honoring the lives and legacies of activists Sylvia Rivera and Marsha P. Johnson while celebrating the LGBTQA+ community. The event will include an interactive address from singer and actress, Mya Taylor (more details on this event on its event page). All are welcome and a buffet breakfast will be provided!

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    Co-Sponsors: Office of Institutional Diversity & Equity, The Women’s Center at DePaul, College of Computing and Digital Media

  • Little Sister: An Afro-Temporaral Solo-Play

    Misty De Berry embarks on a memory-scape and a mytho-biography set to poetry and movement. A performance poem spanning from the Antebellum South to present-moment Chicago that disrupts the legacy of violence in the lives of Black queer women.

    Co-sponsors: The Women’s Center