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A CALL TO MEN 2017 National Conference: The Many Faces of Manhood

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Bloomington
Postal Code
55425
Country
USA
Sponsoring Agency
A CALL TO MEN
Description
September 14 - 15, 2017 A CALL TO MEN’s 2017 National Conference will explore the Many Faces of Manhood. Through engaging keynotes, roundtable discussions and interactive breakout sessions, attendees will learn how the collective socialization of men creates a fertile ground for violence and discrimination against women and girls. Those same notions of sexism and inequality hold men hostage to the rigid norms of manhood. A CALL TO MEN will convene influential and passionate voices to examine healthy, respectful manhood in athletics, education, incarceration, fatherhood, faith communities and around issues of gender. As men are empowered to be their authentic selves, we will collectively create a world where all men and boys are loving and respectful and all women and girls are valued and safe. Conference Speakers Include: DR. BETH RICHIE Director, Institute of Research on Race & Public Policy, University of Illinois - Chicago RUS FUNK Co-Founder, North American Men Engage Network WADE DAVIS Senior Diversity & Inclusion Consultant, YSC TONY PORTER CEO, A CALL TO MEN BECKI MASAKI Co-Founder, Asian Pacific Institute on Gender-Based Violence NICOLE MATTHEWS Executive Director, Minnesota Indian Women’s Sexual Assault Coalition
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Hilton Minneapolis St. Paul Airport Mall of America
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3800 American Boulevard East
State
MN