Join the Herstory Cafe for a talk by Charles Hou on 18 June, 2015: “Canadian Political Cartoonists View the Struggle for Women’s Rights.” SFU-Vancouver (Harbour Centre, 515 West Hastings Street, Room 1600), 7 pm. Free.
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Herstory Cafe: February women’s history
Rosie the Riveter Revisited
A Modern History of Women in the Trades
Friday February 21, 2014
7:00pm – 8:30pm
Vancouver Public Library Central
350 West Georgia St.
Alma Vandusen Room, lower level
Free admission and seating is limited
Join our roundtable for a presentation and discussion of the challenges and joys faced by women entering the BC trades in the 1970s. Participants include: Kate Braid, Judy Doll, Janet Lane, Tamara Pongracz, Heather Tomsic and Marilyn Lanz.
For more information, see our website at www.herstorycafe.ca
November women’s history talk: ‘Stuck in the Middle With You’: The Story of India’s Transgendered Hijra Community, with Dr. Bidisha Ray
Join the Herstory Cafe on Thursday 21 November, 2013, for a talk by Dr. Bidisha Ray on the controversies, current politics, and popular myths surrounding India’s oldest transgendered community, the Hijras.
SFU Harbour Centre , 515 West Hastings Street, Room 1425
7pm – 8:30pm
Free Admission. Open to the public (Drop-in and limited seating)
Women’s History talk: September 12, 2013
The Women of Opening Doors: Vancouver’s East End. With Daphne Marlatt, Carol Itter, and guests. 12 September 2013, City of Vancouver Archives. 7 p.m. Herstory Cafe/City of Vancouver Archives.