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Feminist Bird Club August Walk – Nine Springs

Type: Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Welcome to the Madison Wisconsin Feminist Bird Club’s August event! We are a bird watching club dedicated to promoting diversity in birding and providing a safe opportunity to connect with the natural world…

WBF: Native Country of the Heart

Type: *Festival *Lecture * Reading This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Presented in partnership with the Chican@/Latin@ Studies Program. From the celebrated editor of This Bridge Called My Back, Cherríe Moraga charts her own coming-of-age alongside her mother’s decline, and also…

An Evening With Angela Davis

Type: Lecture This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Through her activism and scholarship over the last decades, Angela Davis has been deeply involved in our nation’s quest for social justice. Her work as an educator – both at the university level…

Women Your Mother Warned You About: Resistance & Resilience

Type: Performance This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Join us for Women Your Mother Warned You About: Resistance & Resilience, an explosive afternoon featuring the best trans women and AMAB non-binary writers in the country. We’ll be…

Video Art Night: Gender, Politics, & the Politics of Gender

Type: * Informational * Performance * Social This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Video art is a type of art that developed in the 1970’s alongside other postmodern art forms, such as performance, body, and feminist art. In addition, video art…

Charlene Carruthers: Movement Building for Queer Liberation

Type: Lecture This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Charlene Carruthers is a Black, queer/lesbian feminist community organizer with over a decade of experience in racial justice, feminist and youth leadership development movement work. Her passion for developing…

Lit Fest 2017: An Evening with Roxane Gay

Type: Lecture This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community “Roxane Gay is the brilliant girl-next-door: your best friend and your sharpest critic… She is by turns provocative, chilling, hilarious; she is also required reading.” — People Join us in welcoming acclaimed author…

Wikipedia Art + Feminism Editathon

Type: Activism This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Bubbler Room, Central Public Library, Madison, WI March 11, 2017 from 2 to 5 PM Public encouraged to attend Wikimedia’s gender trouble is well-documented. In a 2011 survey, the Wikimedia Foundation found that…

Pussy Riot: In Conversation and Q&A

Type: * Informational * Lecture This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Often performing with distinct, colorful masks, Pussy Riot is a feminist punk rock band from Russia. It was founded in August 2011 and its music focuses on feminism, LGBT rights,…

Feminists Take the Stage

Type: Music This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community With a special thanks to the UW Union’s Late Night Grant, the Gender and Women’s Studies Club is hosting our first ever live music show, “Feminists Take the Stage.” The show will feature kick-ass local bands Venus in…