Five College Event: New Media in Feminist Scholarship, Teaching, and Activism


The FCWSRC, 83 College Street, Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley

The Zine Project
Pax Chmara's project is a collection of works documenting the stories, creativity, written and visual expression of young women in New England. Guiding principles of the project are freedom of expression for all at low or no monetary cost. A book created from the collection will be comprised of zines developed within high school, university and independent women's working groups in Western Massachusetts.

The Role of Social Media in Women Out-of-School Learning in Nigeria
Evelyn Caleb's presentation explores the role which social media plays in women's out-of-school learning in Nigeria. Caleb will examine the state of women's education, the extent of social media usage and the hazards associated with it.