Presented by the Long Beach City College Foundation African American Scholars Fund, Dr. Virginia Baxter and the Viking Activities Council.

Dorothy Pitman Hughes—feminist, child-welfare advocate, equal rights activist, African-American change-maker, co-founder of Ms. Magazine, author—has spent a lifetime leading and organizing communities to break through barriers imposed by racism, classism and sexism. Ms. Pitman Hughes continues to open the way for those in need to discover their courage and embrace self‐ownership, self-determination and their intrinsic self‐worth as she shares poignant stories from her history-making journey and reveals the value of listening with care. 

Question & Answer Session with Ms. Pitman Hughes in the Introduction to Feminist Philosophy

Thu., May 2, 2019, 10:30 a.m. – 11:50 a.m.
T-1311, Liberal Arts Campus

With Professor Rachel Hollenberg & Ms. Pittman Hughes

Community Talking CircleTopic:  Women’s Role in the 3rd Wave of the Feminist Movement

Thu., May 2, 2019, 12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
V-101, Liberal Arts Campus

Classroom Visit (Open to all LBCC students, based seating availability)

History of American Women Class with Assistant Professor Vanessa Crispin-Peralta

Thu., May 2, 2019, 2:35 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
T-2312, Liberal Arts Campus

If you require accommodations, please contact the Disabled Students Programs & Services (DSPS) at least 72 hours prior to the event at (562) 938-4558 or (562) 938-4833 (TTY) or dsps-staff@lbcc.edu. If you require sign language interpreting services, please contact Stephanie Bonales at sbonales@lbcc.edu or (562) 938-4918 at least 7 days prior to the event.