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A Day With Pearl Cleage, Beverly Guy Sheftall and More: Atlanta Women Convene for Words of Fire

April 29, 2017
9:00 am
The Camille Olivia Hanks Cosby, Ed.D. Center, Spelman College, 350 Spelman Ln, Atlanta, GA 30314

On April 29 and 30, 2017 more than 1200 grassroots activists, artists and academics will convene at the Spelman Campus in Atlanta, Georgia to engage in inter-generational deliberative dialogues, workshops and strategy sessions with Wellsone Action meant to increase activism and political participation by women nationally and internationally. The Conference will also honor more than 30 Black women leaders in Dr. Beverly Guy Sheftall’s “Words of Fire: An Anthology of African-American Feminist Thought”, including Pearl Cleage, Byllye Avery, Cheryl Clarke, Angela Davis, Michelle Wallace, Barbara Smith, Akasha Gloria Hull, Paula Giddings, Patricia Hill Collins and others like Loretta Ross, Ruby Sales, Fania Davis, ?Anita Hill, Aishah Shahidah Simmons, ?Brittney Cooper, Jamia Wilson, Bre Ann Campbell of Trans Sistas of Color, Detroit. REGISTER FOR THE CONFERENCE | RSVP FOR THE GALA

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Price: FREE w/ Student ID and $100

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