Tagged with Women’s Center

Ashley Warner Visits OpenGrounds

Ashley Warner Visits OpenGrounds

Hosted by the Women’s Center, author Ashley Warner visited OpenGrounds to read from her newly published memoir “The Year After.” Warner read aloud two excerpts from her memoir, which included an account of her rape at the age of 24 and the events of day-to-day life for survivors of sexual assault. Warner reached out to … Continue reading

Open Table: Bad A** Women in Media

Open Table: Bad A** Women in Media

Iris Magazine hosted an Open Table on March 20 about Bad A** Women in Media. Moderated by UVA’s Siva Vaidhyanathan, the Robertson Professor in Media Studies, the event consisted of a panel of three incredible women based in Charlottesville: Andrea Press, Jane Friedman and Allison Wright. Andrea Press began the conversation talking about successful women such as Rachel Maddow, Gena … Continue reading