Smashing the Patriarchy: How do we get there?

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Smashing the Patriarchy: How do we get there?

Who this event is for

  • Everyone


JHB.204, John Henry Brookes Building, Headington Campus


As part of the Oxford International Womens Festival, and hosted by the Oxford Young Greens and Oxford Human Rights Festival, we warmly welcome you to join us and our panel of inspiring thinkers and radical activists, to explore visions for a gender just world and ideas for how we get there.

Speakers so far include:

Nikki Van der Gaag: Author of "Feminism: Why the World Still Needs the F-word" and "The No Nonsense Guide to Feminism". Nikki is an independent consultant and has formerly also worked for international agencies including Oxfam and UN Women.

Henna Zamurd-Butt: Editor of Media Diversified, an organisation that seeks to challenge under-representation of BAME communities in the UK news media. Henna is also currently a doctoral candidate researching geopolitics and the internet at Goldsmiths College, London.

Becca Harrington: Women's Officer at Oxford Brookes University. Becca has been the elected Women's Officer at Brookes for the last two years, leading on campaigns against sexual harassment, free emergency sanitary products, and lobbying the university to install gender neutral toilets and much more.

And more to be announced...