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FemBeat: Martha P. Cotera Premiere + Party
August 25, 2018 @ 5:00 am - 10:00 pm - Free
〰 SCHEDULE 〰
5:00-10:00 PM: Craft Market with Whiskey River Vintage, BBGIRLTX, Fair Weathered Art, and Federico Art & the Little Details
7:00-8:30 PM: Music by Tiarra Girls, Sick/Sea, and gabryella.exe
8:30-9:15 PM: Screening of “Chingonas” and “Martha P. Cotera” + Q&A + Raffle
〰 SUGGESTED DONATION 〰
We’re accepting a sliding scale suggested donation of $5 to $15 on Eventbrite and at venue on the day. You’ll receive one raffle ticket per $5 donated — prizes TBA!
Donations will go towards production on future FemBeat episodes.Anyone who cannot make a donation is certainly still welcome to celebrate with us!
〰 ABOUT THE EPISODE 〰
With decades of feminist activism under her belt, 80-year-old Martha P. Cotera reflects on the origins of the Chicana Feminist Movement, La Raza Unida, the trials and errors of second-wave feminism, and the need for today’s feminists to fight for liberation and a higher consciousness in the movement.
〰 ABOUT FEMBEAT 〰
FemBeat is a documentary series that showcases different self-identifying women and non-binary folx in our community. Through an intersectional lens, we strive to provide an uninterrupted platform for storytelling and sisterhood.
To learn more and watch episodes, visit fembeat.com.
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