Monthly Archives: January 2013

Women of Color Zine Collective #4

Women of Color: How to Live in the City of Roses and Avoid the  Pricks Issue #4 In this issue of the WOC Zine Collective, the writers give voice to the concerns of POC and housing in Portland.  Included is … Continue reading

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Osa Atoe visits Portland

Monday, Feb. 11th 7:30pm @ Portland Button Works 1322 North Killingsworth Zine Reading Featuring: Osa Atoe of Shotgun Seamstress (A zine by and for Black Punks) Maranda Elizabeth of Telegram and Neelybat Chestnut of Mend My dress

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From The Spiritual to Hip-Hop

Hosted by PSU’s Black Studies Department, Black Cultural Affairs Board, Multicultural Center, and Students for Unity, and funded by a Speakers Board Grant. Join us for an exploration of Black Music in America and how it has been a weapon … Continue reading

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Standing On My Sisters’ Shoulders

IN OTHER WORDS FEMINIST COMMUNITY CENTER PRESENTS REEL FEMINISM To celebrate Black History Month, our February film highlights women leaders of the 1950s and 1960s Civil Rights Movement. “STANDING ON MY SISTERS’ SHOULDERS,” produced by Joan Sadoff, Dr. Robert Sadoff … Continue reading

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WOC Action Team 2013

PSU Women’s Resource Center has many action teams (Reproductive Justice Rights, Men in the Movement, Women Veterans, etc). The WOC Action Team provides a safe space for women of color students on campus, an opportunity to network with allies, and fun/empowering events. The group … Continue reading

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Dark Girls (the movie)

McMenamins Mission Theater will be hosting a showing of “Dark Girls,” on Thursday, January 31st, 2013. Start time: 7pm @ 1624 N.W. Glisan (from the website): Has anything really changed since the days of American slavery when dark-skinned Blacks were … Continue reading

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Women of Color Zine Workshop #3

Friday, February 15th, 2013 @ 5:30pm to 7:00pm. PSU Women’s Resource Center. 1802 SW 10th & Montgomery. Join us as we celebrate Black History Month. We will be hearing from African-American artists in Portland. Guest speakers include: S. Renee Mitchell … Continue reading

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