Women Who Write | AAUW February Meeting
Sat Feb 18 2023 at 09:00 am to 10:30 am
Community Foundation for Southern Arizona | Tucson, AZ
AdvertisementJoin our AAUW Tucson Branch & the community as we highlight Women Who Write.
Hear from a panel of local female authors like Kathryn Bertine, Adiba Nelson, Alicia Cramer & more. Breaking into the writing space for female authors can be a challenge, but they have powerful stories that have inspired many women and girls.
Learn more about the upcoming Tucson Festival of Books (TFOB) on March 3-5 and other important updates.
FREE event with Coffee at the Community Foundation of Southern AZ
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The American Association of University Women (AAUW) is a non-profit organization that advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy & research.
AUTHOR: Kathryn Bertine
Kathryn is an author, athlete, activist and documentary filmmaker. During her pro career in cycling, she was a three-time Caribbean Champion, six-time national champion of St. Kitts and Nevis (SKN) and raced five years on pro circuit with four UCI domestic and World Tour teams Colavita, Wiggle-Honda, BMW and Cylance Pro Cycling. She retired from racing in 2017 but remains active in advancing equity for women’s pro cycling.
CHECK HER BOOK, FILM & INFO HERE:
? STAND: A memoir on activism www.kathrynbertine.com
CEO, Homestretch Foundation: www.HomestretchFoundation.org
Documentary Filmmaker: www.HalfTheRoad.com
AUTHOR: Adiba Nelson
Adiba Nelson is mom to a beautiful daughter with Cerebral Palsy, and she is a disability rights and inclusion advocate. She is also a freelance writer for various online outlets, such as The Huffington Post, Everyday Feminism, and My Brown Baby. Check out her website, documentary and book below!
ORDER HER BOOK HERE: https://www.indiebound.org/search/book...
AUTHOR: Cynthia Marisol
Cynthia is an immigrant girl from Mexico with a fire in her heart to dream big dreams and ALWAYS do what she sets her mind to. After marrying the love of her life and living a life she didn't feel worthy of, she decided to do something about the sexual exploitation of women and children. "I was living life comfortably, and I could no longer sit back and know that many girls like myself are hurting. So I put my money where my mouth is and decided to do the craziest thing I'd ever done, start a nonprofit and business while having three babies, each two years apart..."
Where is it happening?Community Foundation for Southern Arizona, 5049 E. Broadway Blvd. Suite 201, Tucson, United States
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