2018 has already been a hell of a year for conversations around sexual assault, power dynamics and accountability. It's time to re-imagine our entire narrative around what we define as romantic behavior. Host Alicia Swiz will take a deep dive into how Hollywood’s high profile sexual assault cases are sparking a much needed cultural dialogue about consent. Guests Ashley Victoria, host of the Sex Positive Variety Show and Rape Victim Advocates Community Educator Maggie Arthur will be sharing the stage to offer insight and entertainment as we tackle this tricky and tender conversation.
Date: Wednesday, January 31, 2018
Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: The Owl 2521 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60647
Rape Victim Advocates (RVA) is an independent, not-for-profit organization dedicated to the healing and empowerment of sexual assault survivors through non-judgmental crisis intervention counseling, individual and group trauma therapy, and medical and legal advocacy in the greater Chicago metropolitan area. RVA provides public education and institutional advocacy in order to improve the treatment of sexual assault survivors and to effect positive change in policies and public attitudes toward sexual assault.