Happy March, y’all. Just in case you haven’t been keeping up with the events calendar, check out all of the great events on tap around the country. (They’re listed below by date and location, to make things easier. Check the events calendar for more details on all events below.)
New York, NY: Commemorate the 1969 Abortion Speakout
New York, NY: The Lonely Soldier Monologue
College Park, MD: How are Women Affected by the War on Drugs?
Columbia, MO: Women’s Health Gathering
Chicago, IL: Chicago Feminisms: Past, Present and Future
Newark, NJ: The Gender Dimensions of Terrorism: How Terrorism Impacts the Lives of Women
San Francisco, CA: National Lesbian Health Summit (through March 8)
Ithaca, NY: Summit on Women’s Issues in Global Health & Development
Bangalore, India: Protest the attacks on women in Karnataka. Here’s a list of events happening on March 7 and 8. If you can’t make it in person, participate in a Pink Chaddi event in your town.
New York, NY: Susie Orbach: Loving Our Bodies
Columbia, MO: Latina Visual Artists and the Politics of Everyday Aesthetics
Austin, TX: That’s Not My Name: Beating Down Online Misogyny (panel discussion at SXSW featuring me and Samhita, as well as Amanda from Pandagon)
Austin, TX: Feministing/Pandagon SXSW Happy Hour!
Kirksville, MO: Pap Art exhibition
Austin, TX: Bitch Magazine party at SXSW
Washington, DC: National Young Women’s Leadership Conference: From Campus to Congress
Atlanta, GA: Motherhood at the Intersection of Race and Class: A Keynote Address for Women’s History Month
Atlanta, GA: Legislate THIS! Reproductive Justice Now
Cambridge, MA: Women, Action and the Media (WAM) Conference www.wam2009.org
Again, check out the calendar for more info on all these events. And remember that our calendar is only as good as you make it — we rely on your event submissions!