Feminism & Motherhood with Amy Richards, Author, Activist & Third Wave Icon

Featuring AMY RICHARDS, author of Opting In: Having a Child Without Losing Yourself. We welcome you to invite your mothers and children for this insightful and empowering evening!

Discuss in an intimate setting in the heart of the feminist district!

Richards is a Third Wave feminist icon, co-founder of the Third Wave Foundation and co-author of Manifesta: Young Women, Feminism, and the Future and Grassroots: A Field Guide for Feminist Activism.

"A movingly written book, Opting in: Having a Child without Losing Yourself beautifully dissects the feminist relationship to motherhood, creating a framework for modern career women to embrace motherhood while maintaining their aspirations and ambitions." -- Sylvia Ann Hewlett, Economist, Author of Off-Ramps and On Ramps: Keeping Talented Women on the Road to Success, President of the Center for Work-Life Policy RSVP REQUIRED.

Cost:
$7 in advance (sales are now over for ADVANCED TICKETS)
$10 at door

A portion of the proceeds donated to New Space for Women's Health, improving the quality of health care for all women in New York City by establishing an independent, freestanding center for birth, breastfeeding, and women’s health care, opening in midtown Manhattan in early 2010.

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    Having Amy was completely amazing, she has so many insights on living life as a feminist and as a mother, it was so inspiring on a thousands levels.

    November 20, 2008

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    Great talk from Amy who spent a lot of time with us and a good discussion afterwards.

    November 20, 2008

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    I wish there was more discussion of the book that we were there about.

    November 19, 2008

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