hey teen girls! come to this workshop I am a part of at SEED alternative school in Toronto. xx Petra
ps this means straight and/or lgbtq are welcome - we aim to create a safe space for conversations and art making!
Returning the Gaze, a panel/workshop at Re-imaging Education: A Student-Led Conference
Date: Friday, May 10th, 2013
Time: 9:30am – 3:30pm
SEED Alternative School,
885 Dundas Street East,
Toronto, On. M4M 1R4
Returning the Gaze: Who’s controlling our voices? Our images? How is popular culture affecting this generation of young women? What are we learning about ourselves? This workshop will be focusing on young women’s empowerment through dialogue and art-making, we’re returning the gaze!
Co-Facilitators: Petra Collins, Kate Hart, Ashlee Harper and Sofy Mesa.
Wendy’s Song - Anna Scouten & Sierra Lauren (by Max Taeuschel)
from “Depression Isn’t Selfish” by Chelsea Fagan
”[…] depression is not just a bout of sadness, it is a period of not being yourself — of not even recognizing who that self is. It is being in a fog which prevents anything good from reaching you, which takes away the sense and joy of successes and amplifies failures a thousand times over.”
- Depression Isn’t Selfish, Thought Catalog
Top 10 reasons it either sucked or really rocked being a woman in the bible…
1) Consent is a modern invention. Think about it.
2) ‘Older men’ was the only type.
Read the rest here: http://www.abitoffthetop.com/slider/3092/
What the FUCK is up with the “rape sloth” meme?! Really? #notcool
Awesome Giveaway. NEED the watch by Daniel Wellington. #NEED: