Author Fireside Chat: Mikki Kendall, Hood Feminism
Sponsored by My Sister's Keeper
Wednesday, April 28 @ 5:00pm EST
Join us for a fireside chat, reading, and author Q&A with Mikki Kendall, author of Hood Feminism.
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Mikki Kendall is a writer, diversity consultant, and occasional feminist who talks a lot about intersectionality, policing, gender, sexual assault, and other current events. Her essays can be found at TIME, the New York Times, The Guardian, the Washington Post, Ebony, Essence, Salon, The Boston Globe, NBC, Bustle, Islamic Monthly, and a host of other sites. Her media appearances include BBC, NPR, the Daily Show, PBS, Good Morning America, MSNBC, Al Jazeera, WVON, WBEZ, and Showtime. She has discussed race, feminism, education, food politics, police violence, tech, and pop culture at institutions and universities across the country.
She is the author of AMAZONS, ABOLITIONISTS, AND ACTIVISTS (illustrated by A. D’Amico), and of HOOD FEMINISM, both from Penguin Random House
co-sponsors: My Sister’s Keeper, Aero Astro, Graduate Womxn in Chemical Engineering, Institute Community & Equity Office, Program in Media Arts & Sciences, and Women’s and Gender Studies