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USA - India: Celebration of Indian Independence and Feminist activist Kamaladevi Chattopadhyay

Saturday 30 September 2017, by siawi3

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September 30, 2017

Apneaap invites you to mark International Day of Non-Violence Mahatma Gandhi’s 148th Birth Anniversary for a special conversation with Gloria Steinem, Ellen DuBois, Vishaka N. Desai and Ruchira Gupta about Indian Independence and Feminist activist Kamaladevi Chattopadhyay

"India’s freedom struggle included an unprecedented number of women, created an unmatched number of women leaders in politics and society, and feminized, through a process of transformation, to a large extent, millions of men who participated...[READ MORE]"

Event Date : October 2 Monday

Time : 6:30 pm

Venu : Asia Society NY, NY

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The conversation will be followed by book sale of

A Passionate Life : Writings by and on Kamaladevi ChattopadhyayÂ

Ellen Carol DuBois, co-editor with Vinay Lal of A Passionate Life: Writings by and on Kamaladevi Chattopadhyay , is a professor of History at UCLA. She was an early activist in feminism’s second wave, working during her graduate school years with the Chicago Women’s Liberation Union. She is the author and editor of many books on women’s history, including the anthology Unequal Sisters: A Reader in Multicultural U.S. Women’s History and Through Women’s Eyes: An American History with Documents.