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KELLY JENSEN - "Here We Are: Feminism for the Real World"
Sun, March 26, 2017, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM EDT
THE HUDSON VALLEY YA SOCIETY
LET'S GET THE FEMINIST PARTY STARTED!
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Have you ever wanted to be a superheroine? Join a fandom? Create the perfect empowering playlist? Join Kelly Jensen in conversation with YA author Christine Hepperman as she explains exactly what it means to be a feminist in the twenty-first century!
Forty-four writers, dancers, actors, and artists contribute essays, lists, poems, comics, and illustrations about everything from body positivity to romance to gender identity to intersectionality to the greatest girl friendships in fiction. Together, they share diverse perspectives on and insights into what feminism means and what it looks like. Come on in, turn the pages, and be inspired to find your own path to feminism by the awesome individuals in Here We Are.
Kelly Jensen is a former librarian-turned-editor for Book Riot and Stacked. She’s the author of It Happens: A Guide to Contemporary Realistic Fiction for the YA Reader. She loves black licorice and debating genre. Follow her on Twitter: @veronikellymars.