Photo by  Stephanie Jensen , Feminist Happy Hour 1 Year Anniversary Show

Photo by Stephanie Jensen, Feminist Happy Hour 1 Year Anniversary Show

Jersey girl with a Carolina heart living in Chicago. On the road, again. 

EDUCATION: 

M.A. - Women's and Gender Studies, University of North Carolina - Greensboro

SELECTED FREELANCE WRITING:

2018: Chicago Reader, Could the Selfie Smash the Patriarchy?

2016: Esquire, Comedian Kurt Metzger Wanted to Talk to Me About Rape Culture

2016: Huffington Post Chicago, What Wednesday’s Redeye Cover Art Got Wrong About Gender Neutrality

2015: Chicago Literati,  I’m Not Crazy But You’re Sexist

2015: Role Reboot, Why ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’ Is A Feminist Film

 

2014: Daily Dot, Yes, the ‘Maleficent’ Rape Scene Matters for All Women

TALKS, LECTURES & PANELS

2017: Talk, Girls Rock! Chicago, That's What She Said: Women Who Rock

2017: Talk, Niles Public Library, Fangirls & Feminism

2014: Panelist, Rape Culture and Disney's Villains, National Pop Culture Association

SELECTED PERFORMANCES & NON FICTION READINGS:

2017: Featured Performer, Write Club, Chicago

2017: Featured Performer, The Fly Honey Show

2016: Guest Host, Miss Spoken, Chicago

2016-2018: Host, SlutTalk's Kiss & Tell, Chicago

2016-2018: Host, Feminist Happy Hour, Chicago

PODCASTS & PRESS

2018: Chicago Reader, Alicia Swiz wants to make you a better feminist

2018: Vocalo Morning AMp: Feminist Wednesdays (recurring guest)

2017: Blood Mary podcast, Ep14: The Accused with Alicia Swiz

2016: Feminist Crush podcast, Ep17: Alicia Swiz

2016: Hanging With Apes podcast, Feminism: A Civil Debate