DORA TRAVELS TO LOS ANGELES FOR THE FLAME, FIST AND DANCE TOUR! WITH PAT PAYNE & SANDRA HUNTER AKKA B.
“I have been flame, fist, dance and spin…”From Dora’s poem, Homecoming, in her collection of poems, the…
PUBLIC TALK AT THE INSPIRATION MURAL WITH MURALIST MICHAEL PILATO AND BOOK SIGNING: AT THE STUDENT BOOKSTORE
STATE COLLEGE, PA
Saturday, November 7th at 2:00pm
At the corner of Heister Street and College Avenue
Open to the Public
Dora and muralist Michael Pilato will speak in front of Dora’s image at the Inspiration Mural about Personal and Community Response to Sexual and Domestic Violence. Michael will also be placing handprints into the mural of the survivors of sexual violence who are present and would like to be included.
Following her talk, the Student Book Store will host Dora for a book signing of Dora’s book, the scorched earth at 330 E. College Avenue, State College.
Sponsored by the Centre County Women’s Resource Center, Children’s Advocacy Center, Michael Pilato, Hotel State College, Student Book Store and the Peaceful Hearts Foundation.
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND EMPOWERMENT: BE THE CHANGE OUR WORLD NEEDS
PENN STATE UNIVERSITY / UNIVERSITY PARK MAIN CAMPUS
Thursday, November 5th, 7:00-8:30 pm
HUB / Hetzel Union Building, Room 129C
Open to the Public
Dora will discuss student activism and empowerment, topics she taught during her time as faculty in the Department of Communication Arts and Sciences between 1999 and 2006, with particular focus on the issues of both domestic and sexual violence.
Sponsored by the Centre County Women’s Resource Center, Penn State University’s Office of Student Conduct, Residence Life and the University Park Undergraduate Association and the Hotel State College.
To schedule an interview with Dora in person in State College between 11/2 and 11/9 OR to schedule a phone interview after 10/22, please contact Dora here.