Missing The Mark: Misrepresentations Of Women In The Media
Wednesday, May 9, 2012 at 4:00pm - 7:30pm
Location: The Cable Center
Leadership Salons: Conversations around the Great Issuers of the Day
Wednesday, May 9, 2012 | 4:00-7:30 pm
Missing The Mark: Misrepresentations Of Women In The Media, Featuring Jennifer Siebel Newsom
The Women’s College of the University of Denver welcomes Jennifer Siebel Newsom, writer, director, and producer of the 2011 Sundance documentary Miss Representation. The film made its national debut on OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network on October 20, 2011.
Newsom will explore how the media’s misrepresentations of women have led to the under-representation of women in positions of political power and influence. She has launched organizations that contribute to the empowerment of women and girls.
Screening of Miss Representation: 4:30-6:00 p.m.
Discussion: 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Location: The Cable Center, 2000 Buchtel Boulevard, Denver, CO 80208-1000
Tickets are $20. Please purchase tickets by May 1 here http://alumni.du.edu/s/1150/index_2col.aspx?sid=1150&pgid=3334&gid=1&cid=5106&ecid=5106&post_id=0 .
For more information about the series visit http://womenscollege.du.edu/leadership_salons/