Redefining Masculinity with Activist Tony Porter
Tony Porter is an internationally recognized anti-violence educator and activist who works to end violence against women. Porter explores the ways in which our ideas of manhood and masculinity damage boys and men, and has delivered his powerful message to athletes in the NFL, the NBA; and students the Army and Naval Academies, as well as colleges and universities around the country. Check out Porter’s TED talk here: http://www.ted.com/talks/tony_porter_a_call_to_men.html. A reception will follow the lecture. Violence Prevention Week is cosponsored by SHARE, USG, and the Women’s Center.
Location: McCosh Hall, Room 10
Date/Time: 02/17/14 at 7:30 pm - 02/17/14 at 9:00 pm
Department: Intersecting Queer Identities