Jackson Katz: Sexual Violence Prevention Month Keynote Lecturer

Starts 7:00 PM
Tuesday Apr 4, 2017
John B. Davis Lecture Hall, Ruth Stricker Dayton Campus Center

Join Sexual Violence Prevention Month keynote speaker, Jackson Katz, for a lecture entitled "Taking It Personally: Why Gender Violence Is an Issue for Men."

Jackson Katz is an educator, author, filmmaker and cultural theorist who is internationally renowned for his pioneering scholarship and activism on issues of gender, race and violence.  He is the co-founder of the Mentors in Violence Prevention (MVP), which is one of the longest-running and influential sexual assault and relationship abuse prevention programs in colleges, high schools, sports culture and the military in North America.  Katz is also the creator of the award-winning educational documentaries Tough Guise and Tough Guise 2, and he is the author of several books, including The Macho Paradox: Why Some Men Hurt Women and Man Enough? Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton and the Politics of Presidential Masculinity.  Katz holds a Master’s degree from the Harvard Graduate School of Education and a Ph.D. in cultural studies and education from UCLA.


This event is for: Students, Staff and Faculty

Sponsored By: Title IX and Equity, Health and Wellness Center

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