Zerlina Maxwell is the Director of Progressive Programming at SiriusXM and a Political Analyst for MSNBC. In 2016, Zerlina joined pop superstar Lady Gaga on stage at the 88th annual Academy Awards as part of a special performance of her nominated smash, Til’ It Happens to You from the film The Hunting Ground. Zerlina was recently named as a member of the Biden Foundation’s Advisory Council for Ending Violence Against Women.
In her presentation, Zerlina will walk her audience through the definition and elements of rape culture that are perpetuated in our everyday experiences, the media and popular culture. By the end of the presentation, students will understand what rape culture is and how they can become a part of the movement to end it.
(Note: All program attendees will receive an It’s On Us t-shirt as part of this year’s campaign.)
Monday, April 16 at 7:30pm