Women’s History Month!

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.)

March 5
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

March 6
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)

March 7
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.

March 8
International Women’s Day!
What are you doing? Also, from the community blog, check out this list of events in Canada.

March 11
New York, NY:
Susie Orbach: Loving Our Bodies

March 12
Columbia, MO:
Latina Visual Artists and the Politics of Everyday Aesthetics

March 15
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)

March 16
Austin, TX: Feministing/Pandagon SXSW Happy Hour!
Kirksville, MO: Pap Art exhibition

March 18

Austin, TX: Bitch Magazine party at SXSW

March 21

Washington, DC: National Young Women’s Leadership Conference: From Campus to Congress

March 24
Atlanta, GA:
Motherhood at the Intersection of Race and Class: A Keynote Address for Women’s History Month

March 25
Atlanta, GA:
Legislate THIS! Reproductive Justice Now

March 27
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!

Click here to submit an event.

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  1. ArmyVetJen
    Posted March 4, 2009 at 3:03 pm | Permalink

    I’m going to the The Lonely Soldier Monologues. I’v been reading the book, its really good!
    If you can’t make it on the 5th come another night. It goes until the 22nd.

  2. Mollie
    Posted March 4, 2009 at 10:08 pm | Permalink

    I’m going to the Natl Young Women’s Leadership Conference in DC on the 21st-23rd!

  3. Destra
    Posted March 5, 2009 at 8:38 am | Permalink

    I really want to go to WAM, unfortunately the conference registration fees are ridiculously high. Cannot afford. ;__;

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