Join the Honors College & the Office of Violence Prevention & Victim Assistance for a conversation about female voices & the prevalence of rape culture. To Register for our event: 

This summer, Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez gave a powerful speech against misogyny in Congress. This speech provided an opportunity to discuss the ways in which rape culture is pervasive in our communities, and the complexities with which it shows up. Join us October 1 at 12:45 for a discussion of rape culture. In preparation for this discussion watch Congresswoman Ocasio-Cortez’s speech and read the essay Killing Misogyny: A Personal Story of Love, Violence, and Strategies for Survival by Christina Metzli Tzintzun in the book Yes means Yes!: Visions of Female Sexual Power & A World without Rape.

Ahead of the event, please view the Killing Misogyny essay (available here: and watch Congresswoman Ocasio-Cortez’s speech, available here:


Date & Time
October 1, 2020
12:45 pm-1:45 pm

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