Womens Magazine

Violence against women, ‘me too’ campaign and 3rd i film Festival

This Monday on KPFA Radio’s Women’s Magazine Lisa Dettmer talks to Radical feminist activist Hilla Kerner of the Vancouver Rape Relief and Women’s Shelter about   organizing on the frontlines  to end violence against women. And We discuss how to build on the recent viral MeToo campaign in response the revelations of sexual assaults by Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein.

And we speak to a panel of South Asian women participating in the 3rd i film festival which centers South Asian perspectives. We discuss with singer, composer, musician and filmmaker Gingger Shankar her film Nari, actress Nabila Hussein co-starring in the show Brown Girls, and documentary filmmaker Pallavi Somusetty their work and issues of representation and sexism in the film industry

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