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StopSlut: A Conference on Sexuality, Bullying, & Rape

Jennifer Baumgardner, Katie Cappiello, Meg McInerney, and Lauren Hersh

Saturday, October 19, 2013 from 9:30 AM to 5:30 PM (PDT)

New York, NY

StopSlut: A Conference on Sexuality, Bullying, & Rape

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
GENERAL: Full Day Conference—October 19th, 9:30am-5:30pm Ended $10.00 $1.24
***STUDENT: Full Day Conference—October 19th, 9:30am-5:30pm Ended $0.00 $0.00
Screening of It Was Rape—October 18, 8-10pm (Donation @door) Ended $0.00 $0.00

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Please join us October 19th for StopSlut: A Conference on Sexuality, Bullying, & Rape at The New School in NYC! Sponsered by the Gender Studies Department, The Feminist Press, The Arts Effect NYC, and Equality Now.

General admission is $10.

***Admission is free for New School and high school students with valid student ID (select the student ticket option but note that we will charge at the door if you don't have a valid student ID). 

Space is limited, so PLEASE REGISTER!*

*At check out, there is an option to RSVP to a special screening of Jennifer Baumgardner's film, It Was Rape. Please note that space for the screening is even more limited, so take care to register only if you can confirm your attendence. The screening will be held the night before the conference, October 18th, 8-10PM, at the Theresa Lang Center at New School: 55 W 13th St, 2nd Floor, NY, NY and we are accepting donations at the door.

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SCHEDULE*:


DAY 1
Friday, October 18, 2013

8:00pm: Welcome from Kathy Najimy! 
8:15pm: Screening of It Was Rape, a film by Jennifer Baumgarder
9:15-10:00pm: Panel Discussion: Facing Rape and Survivor POV

DAY 2
Saturday, October 19, 2013

9:00am: Welcome! 
9:15am: Girls Stories/Breakfast
10:00am: Panel Discussion: "Slut." 
11:30am: Panel Discussion: The Bystanders
Lunch
2:00pm: Panel Discussion: What Can I Do?
4:00pm: Performance of Slut, a play by The Arts Effect All-Girl Theater Company
5:30pm: Talkback with the cast of Slut and closing remarks

*Please note: this schedule is subject to change.

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WHAT WE KNOW:

-Rape is isolating, devastating and incredibly common
-Sexual exploitation is an epidemic
-The ability to express oneself sexually is a human right

THE GOALS OF THE CONFERENCE:

-To face the prevalence of sexual violence
-To end the slut-shaming and victim-blaming of girls
-To support the healthy ownership of one's sexuality
-To develop a STOP SLUT Girl Coalition here in NYC
-To empower participants with information and strategies for addressing bullying, rape, and sexuality in their communities

HOW YOU CAN HELP/PARTICIPATE:

-Join us October 18th and 19th!
-Sponsor a school group (Contact us for more information.)
-Tweet/Blog/Facebook about SLUT!: A Conference on Bullying, Rape, and Sexuality
-Organize a group trip to the conference
-If you're a member of the media, help our STOP SLUT Girl Coalition create awareness raising media to bring back to their schools

Have questions about StopSlut: A Conference on Sexuality, Bullying, & Rape? Contact Jennifer Baumgardner, Katie Cappiello, Meg McInerney, and Lauren Hersh

When & Where



The New School—Tishman Auditorium
66 W 12th St
New York, NY 10011

Saturday, October 19, 2013 from 9:30 AM to 5:30 PM (PDT)


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Jennifer Baumgardner, Katie Cappiello, Meg McInerney, and Lauren Hersh

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