Event Title

Killing Us Softly 4

Start Date

6-4-2016 4:00 PM

Description

This week’s speaker, Ms. Sagna, emphasized the objectification of women in the media through advertisements. She showed a video entitled “Killing Us Softly 4” where speaker and former model Jean Kilbourne spoke about what it means to be a woman in American culture today. Jean started collecting ads in the late 1960’s, inspired by her involvement with the feminist movement, her interest in media, and her experiences as a model.

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Apr 6th, 4:00 PM

Killing Us Softly 4

This week’s speaker, Ms. Sagna, emphasized the objectification of women in the media through advertisements. She showed a video entitled “Killing Us Softly 4” where speaker and former model Jean Kilbourne spoke about what it means to be a woman in American culture today. Jean started collecting ads in the late 1960’s, inspired by her involvement with the feminist movement, her interest in media, and her experiences as a model.