- 18th February
- 10:00AM - 6:00PM
You are cordially invited to UCC Feminist Society's first ever #FEMPOWER: Inter-Varsity Feminist Festival, on Saturday the 18th of February 2017!
#Fempower is a day long, inter-varsity training day for feminists all over Ireland.
The day will begin with registration from 9.00am, followed by a quick introductory session with some ice-breakers thrown in for good measure!
Then, from 11.00am - the real fun begins. Workshops will be given in three slots:
The workshop line up is as follows..
*Feminism in Popular Culture (OITNB/Kim Kardashian)
*Key Skills to Repeal the 8th
*Trans 101 Inclusion in the Feminist Movement
*How to Run a Kickass Feminist Society
*Women in Leadership
*An Exploration of Trans History
& one or two more to be confirmed!
At registration, you will be given the opportunity to pick the workshops you attend.
From 2.00pm-2.30pm, lunch will be provided - with options for everyone!
Then, from 2.30pm, the evening sessions will begin with two panels of incredible speakers.
*2.30pm-4.00pm: Repeal the 8th Panel with Ailbhe Smyth and Tara Flynn.
*4.00pm-5.00pm: Irish Icons Panel with Rosemary McCabe and Shawna Scott.
(more details of the speakers below!)
For UCC Students wishing to attend, please register your interest by filling in this form:
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For other universities/institutions who have not yet been contacted, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more details!
You don't want to miss this event!
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