Speaking

Melissa Gira Grant speaking

I speak widely on sexuality, gender, rights, and justice to audiences worldwide, at institutions such as Duke University, Yale University, the New School, Third Wave Foundation, the Open Society Foundations, the Berkman Center for Internet and Society at Harvard University, Eyebeam Art + Technology Center, and the UC Berkeley Labor Center, and at events including South by Southwest Interactive (USA), re:publica (Germany), NEXT (Denmark), the Oakland Book Festival (USA), the Brooklyn Book Festival (USA), Bristol Festival of Ideas (UK), and the International AIDS Conference (Mexico).

Events

  • Sun
    20
    Sep
    2015
    4:00 pm209 Joralemon St, Borough Hall Courtroom, Brooklyn, NY

    Speaking on the panel REVOLUTION AND REPRESSION: Sexuality, Gender, and Politics. with Mona Eltahawy (Headscarves and Hymens) and Thomas Page McBee (Man Alive), moderated by writer and activist Jennifer Baumgardner. Details.

  • Tue
    06
    Oct
    2015
    4:00 pmYale University, St. Anthony Hall, 483 College St, New Haven CT

    Free and open to the public.

  • Mon
    12
    Oct
    2015
    7:00pm - 9:00pmThe Red Room, KGB Bar, 85 E. 4th Street, NY NY

    Launch for The Feminist Utopia Project: Fifty-Seven Visions of a Wildly Better Future, edited by Alexandra Brodsky and Rachel Kauder Nalebuff. Featuring readings by contributors Ileana Jimenez, Madeleine Schwartz, Veronica Bayetti Flores, Julie Zeilinger, Karla Shickele, Melissa Gira Grant, Victoria Law, Daniel Jose Older, Charlotte Lieberman, and more.