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Beth Richie’s Keynote Speech at International Women’s Day Event Profiled in Chicago Tribune

Mar 18, 2016

An article profiling the March 8, 2016 International Women's Day commemoration and breakfast, at which Beth Richie, professor in the Departments of African American Studies and Criminology, Law and Justice, was the keynote speaker, appeared in a February 16, 2016 Chicago Tribune article entitled “Evanston Organizations Prepare to Celebrate International Women’s Day.” Richie’s lecture was called "Gender Violence: Addressing Injustice."

“ ‘International Women's Day provides an important simultaneous moment, when women all around the world come together to celebrate, to discuss relevant issues, and to strategize next steps,’ Richie said.”

To find out more about the event and Richie’s speech, please visit the Chicago Tribune website here.