Women’s Rights are Human Rights: International Posters on Gender-based Inequality, Violence, and Discrimination

Submitted by nphm.org on Fri, 09/01/2017 - 10:18am
Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Presented by National Public Housing Museum and ArtWorks Projects

Curated by Elizabeth Resnick, Professor Emerita, Graphic Design, Massachusetts College of Art and Design.

September 14th 6-8pm, 625 N. Kingsbury Street (ArcheWorks Building) --- Free and open to the public

Women's Rights Are Humans Rights: International Posters on Gender-based Inequality, Violence, and Discrimination is an exhibition that features posters created by both men and women to celebrate and acknowledge the vital role that all citizens play in protecting and promoting human rights while challenging gender inequality and stereotypes, advancing reproductive and sexual rights, protecting women and girls against brutality, and promoting women's empowerment, education, and participation in society. 

Featuring reflections on feminism and the urgency of this moment by Beth Richie, Nadine Nabir, Lynette Jackson, Charlene Carruthers, and Bernadine Dorhn. 

This event is wheelchair accessible. Individuals requiring sign language interpreters, real-time captioners, or other accommodations should contact Shirley Alfaro at (773) 245-1621 or salfaro@nphm.org at least one week in advance of the event.

Location and contact
Archeworks
625 N. Kingsbury Street
Chicago  Illinois  60654
United States
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773-245-1621
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