Check out the first annual Sistah Vegan Conference. I will be presenting on white supremacy and patriarchy concerning the struggle for animal rights, particularly how forces of racism and sexism directly harm animals. Dr. Breeze Harper is still looking for submissions so please visit Sistah Vegan Project for more information.
(Tentative Presentation and Discussion Line-Up)
Please note that anyone can register as an audience member to learn about the critical and embodied perspectives of women of color vegans. One need not identify as a woman of color
1st Annual Sistah Vegan Conference
“Embodied and Critical Perspectives on Veganism by Black Women and Allies”
September 14, 2013
Location: Web Conference Using Anymeeting.com. This means the location is on the Internet, accessible by computer or telephone.
Time: 10:00am-6:00pm PST (USA)
Early Bird Registration Fee: $35.00 until August 15, 2013. After August 15, it will be $45.00
Introduction: How Veganism is a Critical Entry Point to Discuss Social, Animal, and Environmental Justice Issues for Black Women and Allies.
Length: 10 minutes
In this introduction to kick off the conference, the speaker will introduce how the concept of veganism can shed light on critical issues…
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