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CLEMENTINE FORD-Fight Like A Girl
Monday, September 17 at 7PM
speaking & signing
Fight Like A Girl
With The Feminist Action Project and Bossbabes ATX
ABOUT FIGHT LIKE A GIRL
An incendiary debut taking the world by storm, Fight Like A Girl is an essential manifesto for feminists new, old and soon-to-be, and exposes just how unequal the world is.
Through a mixture of memoir, opinion and investigative journalism, Clementine Ford exposes just how unequal the world continues to be for women. An incendiary debut taking the world by storm, Fight Like A Girl is an essential manifesto for feminists new, old and as yet unrealised that will give them new language to articulate their experiences. Fight Like A Girl will make you laugh, cry and scream. But above all it will open your eyes to a way forward, a brighter future, and a society where both men and women can flourish equally – and that’s something worth fighting for.
ABOUT CLEMENTINE FORD
CLEMENTINE FORD is a writer, broadcaster and troll agitator based in Melbourne, Australia. Regularly described as a 'flamethrower', she is part of the new wave of feminists unapologetically igniting the conversation around gender equality in the southern hemisphere. Clementine is a columnist for the Sydney Morning Herald, and has written about feminism and equality for The Guardian, Cosmopolitan, The Telegraph, The Sunday Mail, The Big Issue and ABC's The Drum. Her TEDx talk on rape culture ('Your Vagina is Not a Car') has received almost 1,000,000 views. Fight Like A Girl is her first book.
ABOUT THE FEMINIST ACTION PROJECT
The Feminist Action Project is a student group at the University of Texas at Austin that organizes activist programs, conversations, and events for gender justice with the collaboration of the Gender and Sexuality Center.
ABOUT BOSSBABES ATX
#bossbabesATX is a nonprofit event series and collective, working to amplify and connect self-identifying women in creative industry and the arts. As an organization dedicated to challenging inequity, their productions center on community infrastructure, the arts, activism, entrepreneurialism and personal and professional development. Since they’ve been in operation, they’ve provided a platform of visibility, outreach and financial opportunity to 300+ Texas-based women artists, 400+ women-owned businesses and women activists.
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