A talk on Gender equality
July 10th 3pm-4pm at the peter doherty
Why should you care?
Yes, we all know it's the right thing to do. Internationally renowned academic and speaker Michael Kimmel has been invited to make the surprising, funny, practical case for treating men and women equally in the workplace and at home. It's not a zero-sum game, but a win-win that will result in more opportunity and more happiness for everybody.
Why should you listen?
Sociologist Michael Kimmel is among the leading researchers and writers on men and masculinity in the world. He's the executive director of the Center for the Study of Men and Masculinities at Stony Brook University, where he is also Distinguished University Professor of Sociology and Gender Studies.
He is the author of many books, including Manhood in America, Angry White Men, and the best seller Guyland: The Perilous World Where Boys Become Men. An activist for gender equality for more than 30 years, he was recently called "the world's preeminent male feminist" by the Guardian.
Learn more about Michael Kimmel: www.michaelkimmel.com/