"For most of history, Anonymous was a woman." Virginia Woolf

Sunday, April 13, 2008

Take Back the Night--Open Mic Night--Satori--4/17--7:30pm

Hey Guys--Participate! or at least come support!


Bringing Survivors, Supporters, Activists & Community Leaders Together In a Call for the End of Sexual Violence

performances/poetry should address issues of sexual assault, which could include but are not limited to personal experience, social aspects, effects, recovery, empowerment, voice, and activism.

Thursday, April 17, 2008 7:30 pm

Satori Coffee House

Presented By:

Rape Crisis Center

For more information call: 251-463-8006

or email submissions and questions to: hello2deanna@yahoo.co

Tuesday, April 8, 2008

VDAY on 4/12/08 in NOLA!! Tickets Available!

Ok, so Oprah ended up paying for my ticket to the Vagina Monologues and I have some extras. Anybody want to see the Vagina Monologues on Saturday, April 12th @ 7:30pm? Tickets are $25 and I have five (5) unclaimed tickets. I'll sell all five of them for $100 if you can get me cash before Wednesday afternoon. Call, text, email, myspace, facebook to claim.

See ya in NOLA!

Event Info: On Saturday evening, April 12, 2008, V-Day will stage a once in a lifetime event - V TO THE TENTH - featuring international performances of The Vagina Monologues, musical guests, V-Day activists from across the globe including Kenya, Afghanistan, Iraq, The Philippines, Democratic Republic of Congo, Eastern Europe , men standing up for women and much more.
Salma Hayek, Oprah Winfrey, Faith Hill, Jane Fonda, Jessica Alba, Jennifer Hudson, Glenn Close, Ali Larter, Calpernia Addams, Rosario Dawson, Kerry Washington, Jennifer Beals, Didi Conn, Christine Lahti, Doris Roberts, Liz Mikel, and Charmaine Neville have already signed on. *

The evening will open minds and hearts and raise much needed attention and funds for groups working to end violence against women and girls around the world, and in New Orleans and the Gulf South.

SuperDome, SuperLove (FREE Friday and Saturday event prior to the Vagina Monologues): SUPERLOVE
Friday - Saturday, April 11 - 12, Louisiana Superdome


V-Day will also take over the Superdome for two days, Friday - Saturday, April 11-12 and turn it into SUPERLOVE.

Over the two days, the Superdome will be transformed into SUPERLOVE - a place to heal, gather, celebrate and activate to change the story of women. From 10am-9pm Friday and 10am-5pm Saturday, SUPERLOVE will feature two days of revolutionary speakers, slam poets, singers, performers, storytelling, astounding art, and love. Special wellness programs will be available free of charge for the women of the Gulf South including restorative yoga, medical testing, makeovers, and more. Speakers, performers and artists from New Orleans and the Gulf South will appear, along with speakers traveling to New Orleans from around the world. Among the over 75 speaking and performing at SUPERLOVE are Ashe Cultural Center’s Carol Bebelle, Panzi Hospital’s Dr. Denis Mukwege, Matt Petersen, Global Green, Majora Carter, Sustainable South Bronx, Suze Orman, financial expert, Dr. Johnnetta Cole, former president of Spellman College,Stephen Lewis, AIDS-Free World and former Special Envoy for HIV/AIDS in Africa, and many more. For the full schedule and list of participants, visit vday.org/superlove.