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Friday, June 7
 

8:15pm

Amanda X
Friday June 7, 2013 8:15pm - 8:45pm
The Rotunda 4014 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

9:00pm

Blizzard Babies
Friday June 7, 2013 9:00pm - 9:30pm
The Rotunda 4014 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

9:45pm

Void Vision
Friday June 7, 2013 9:45pm - 10:15pm
The Rotunda 4014 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

10:30pm

Black Wine
Friday June 7, 2013 10:30pm - 11:00pm
The Rotunda 4014 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

11:15pm

Potty Mouth
Friday June 7, 2013 11:15pm - Saturday June 8, 2013 12:00am
The Rotunda 4014 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104
 
Saturday, June 8
 

12:00pm

Autobio Comics

Translate your life into comics with renowned artist Liz Prince!  Attendees will learn about Liz's process and style, then draw their own 6 panel biography with help and encouragement.  All levels and skill sets are welcome.


Speakers
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Ramsey Beyer

Ramsey Beyer is a comic book artist, zine maker, and nanny in Philadelphia, PA. She just self-published her first book, Year One, in 2012 and has been self-publishing her zine, List, since 2003. She has a new book coming out in September 2013 called Little Fish.
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Liz Prince

Liz Prince was born in Boston, MA, in 1981, grew up in Santa Fe, NM, and returned to Boston to attend the School of the Museum of Fine Arts. She has a BFA, works in a library, and drinks more than her fair share of coffee. Her favourite things include kittens, cooking mama, pop-punk, and nature documentaries. She can be spotted riding her metallic sea-foam green peugeot course all over the greater boston area. | | Her first book, Will You... Read More →


Saturday June 8, 2013 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Locust Moon Comics & Movies 34 S 40th St, Philadelphia, PA 19104

12:00pm

Self Defense

From Eye Contact to Eye Poking...  join us for this talk and skillshare about being safe and smart in our communities. 



Saturday June 8, 2013 12:00pm - 1:00pm
The Rotunda 4014 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104
  • Open to Women, queer and trans folks of all identities.

12:00pm

Sexual Communication and Consent

Dr. Shuey will facilitate a discussion about safer sex, sexual health and wellness, consent, communication, LGBTQ issues, pleasure and more. Using puppets and props, this interactive workshop is designed to engage an audience of all comfort levels and to encourage sexual practice that is healthy and mutual.

 

Dr. Shuey is a Board Certified Sexologist and AASECT Certified Sexuality Educator with a Doctorate in Human Sexuality and a Masters in Human Sexuality Education. Learn more about Dr. Shuey at http://drshuey.com/.

 

 


Saturday June 8, 2013 12:00pm - 1:00pm
A.I.R. Space 4007 Chestnut St Philadelphia, PA 19104

1:15pm

Winging It: Nurturing Authentic Communication in Feminist Organizing

In this participatory workshop, For the Birds (a New York-based feminist collective and distro) will guide a community discussion about internal and external struggles in feminist cultural and social justice organizing, creating feminist spaces, and coalition building. The workshop will discuss commonalities between marginalized and activist groups, such as the ways our efforts coalesce around issues like safer spaces, grassroots modes of organizing, and artistic and political visibility. 


Speakers
avatar for For The Birds Collective

For The Birds Collective

For the Birds Collective is an NYC – based collaborative group of female-identified people dedicated to challenging social inequality through DIY feminist cultural activism. With backgrounds in social justice organizing and various artistic pursuits, our objective is to promote the creative interests of gender-oppressed community members. | | We recognize the importance of collaboration, shared knowledge, self-expression, and meaningful... Read More →


Saturday June 8, 2013 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Locust Moon Comics & Movies 34 S 40th St, Philadelphia, PA 19104

1:15pm

Drum Workshop

Make some noise with Girls Rock Philly! Get hands on experience with different types of drums and participate in a collaborative rhythm exercise.


Speakers
avatar for Girls Rock Philly

Girls Rock Philly

Girls Rock Philly is a volunteer-based non-profit music and mentoring organization dedicated to empowering girls and young women from the greater Philadelphia region through music education and activities that foster self-respect, leadership skills, creativity, critical thinking, and collaboration. | | Targeted areas include: musical development, self-esteem enhancement, friendship & community building, and nurturing individual talents within... Read More →


Saturday June 8, 2013 1:15pm - 2:45pm
The Rotunda 4014 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104
  • Open to Women, queer and trans folks of all identities

2:15pm

Urban Gardening

Come visit Plotland and get your hands dirty in this intro to DIY gardening. Presenters Geraldine Lavin (co-founder of Plotland) and Robyn Mello (founder of Philly Food Forests) will discuss the nuts and bolts of taking over an abandoned city lot and turning it into a beautiful community garden.

Alternate Meeting Space: In case of rain, this workshop will be moved to Locust Moon Comics and run 3:45-4:45. 


Speakers
GL

Geraldine Lavin

Co-founder of Plotland
RM

Robyn Mello

Founder of Philly Food Forests


Saturday June 8, 2013 2:15pm - 3:15pm
Plotland 44th & Locust Streets, Philadelphia, PA

2:30pm

Abortion, Menstrual Extraction and the MVA

Know your muff!  The In's and out's, politics and periods of your vagina.  This workshop is a 101 on early abortion in Philly and its connection to Menstrual Extraction.  We will have information about diy bringing on your period, health collectives, self-advocacy, STI's and vaginal self exam.


Saturday June 8, 2013 2:30pm - 3:30pm
A.I.R. Space 4007 Chestnut St Philadelphia, PA 19104

2:30pm

The Stop Motion Stomp Station

This drop-in workshop will allow participants to create their own stop-motion animations and receive a copy to take home with them. Artist Kristina Centore will show you the ropes of stop-motion animation so you can walk away with a new skill. Participants are encouraged to make their own puppets and/or use the provided puppets of radical historical figures to create narratives. See past animations from The Stop Motion Stomp Station at http://stopmotionstompstation.tumblr.com/.


Speakers

Saturday June 8, 2013 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Locust Moon Comics & Movies 34 S 40th St, Philadelphia, PA 19104

3:30pm

Zine Reading
Speakers
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Bryony Beynon

Bryony is a punk from South Wales, living in London, UK, organizing in the DIY community, playing in bands, writing, doing feminist activism and working with survivors of sexual violence. She is interested in public space struggles, record collecting and corrective histories.
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Katie Haegele

Katie Haegele is poet and writer from Philadelphia. She is the author of White Elephants: On Yard Sales, Relationships, & Finding What Was Missing (2012, Microcosm). You can visit her online at http://www.thelalatheory.com/
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Annie Mok

Annie Mok is a maker & cartoonist She attended the Minneapolis College of Art and Design and currently lives in West Philadelphia. You can find her at http://anniemakesstories.com and http://anniemok.tumblr.com, and tweeting at @heyanniemok.
avatar for Liz Prince

Liz Prince

Liz Prince was born in Boston, MA, in 1981, grew up in Santa Fe, NM, and returned to Boston to attend the School of the Museum of Fine Arts. She has a BFA, works in a library, and drinks more than her fair share of coffee. Her favourite things include kittens, cooking mama, pop-punk, and nature documentaries. She can be spotted riding her metallic sea-foam green peugeot course all over the greater boston area. | | Her first book, Will You... Read More →
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Kerri Radley

Kerri Radley is the Philadelphia-based author of Deafula, a zine series which presents one person's perspective on living with hearing loss. When not making zines, she volunteers at Philly's independent zine library, The Soapbox. Find her online at : www.deafulazine.com
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Jes Skolnik

Jes Skolnik, based in Chicago, writes for Maximum Rocknroll, blogs about things that interest them, is a labor organizer and plays in the bands Population and Split Feet. You can find their blog at http://themodernistwitch.tumblr.com
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Suzy X

Suzy X is a Brooklyn-based illustrator and zinester. She is a staff contributor at Rookie Mag, a member of the POC Zine Project, and the author of perzine Malcriada and feminist webcomic Riot Grrrl Problems. When not making art, she sings in the NYC punk band Shady Hawkins. Find more of her work at: seesuzysketch.blogspot.com and shadyhawkins.bandcamp.com.


Saturday June 8, 2013 3:30pm - 5:00pm
The Rotunda 4014 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

5:30pm

Batty
Saturday June 8, 2013 5:30pm - 6:00pm
The Rotunda 4014 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

6:15pm

Peeple Watchin'
Saturday June 8, 2013 6:15pm - 6:45pm
The Rotunda 4014 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

7:00pm

Shady Hawkins
Saturday June 8, 2013 7:00pm - 7:30pm
The Rotunda 4014 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

7:45pm

Big Mouth
Saturday June 8, 2013 7:45pm - 8:15pm
The Rotunda 4014 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

8:30pm

In School
Saturday June 8, 2013 8:30pm - 9:00pm
The Rotunda 4014 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

9:15pm

+HIRS+
Saturday June 8, 2013 9:15pm - 9:45pm
The Rotunda 4014 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

9:45pm

Whore Paint
Saturday June 8, 2013 9:45pm - 10:15pm
The Rotunda 4014 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

10:30pm

Parasol
Saturday June 8, 2013 10:30pm - 11:00pm
The Rotunda 4014 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

11:15pm

US GIRLS
Saturday June 8, 2013 11:15pm - Sunday June 9, 2013 12:00am
The Rotunda 4014 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104
 
Sunday, June 9
 

12:00pm

Natural Remedies

Make your own herbal infusions and tinctures at this drop-in booth. Presenter Geraldine Lavin will supply herbs she has foraged or cultivated and vats of vinegar, alcohol, cider and oil for the herbs to be infused in. You will be able to learn the basics of what each infusion can be used for and to take home the samples you will make. Also, pick up a copy of a zine of favorite combinations along with tips and instructions to keep making more!


Speakers
GL

Geraldine Lavin

Co-founder of Plotland


Sunday June 9, 2013 12:00pm - 1:00pm
A.I.R. Space 4007 Chestnut St Philadelphia, PA 19104

12:00pm

Web Concepts 101

Do you have an interest in learning how to code? Or do you simply want to better understand some of the more technical aspects of the web?

In this workshop we'll walk through the fundamental elements of web development in layman terms. No equipment is needed for this session, as we won't be writing any code, but we'll take you through various components of the web, and how they work together.

Topics in this session include (but not limited to):

  • What is the World Wide Web?
  • How is a web site built?
  • What do you need to know before building a web site?
  • What resources are available to you to learn more?

Speakers
avatar for Maria T

Maria T

Ladyfest Philly
Maria T is a Ladyfest Philly organizer and the group's web person. She works as a User Experience designer at the University of Pennsylvania.


Sunday June 9, 2013 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Locust Moon Comics & Movies 34 S 40th St, Philadelphia, PA 19104

12:00pm

Queer & Trans Yoga

This Queer & Trans yoga class is an all-levels vinyasa (flow) class that will work with participants to make a space that affirms all of our identities in order allow you to focus on the practice and eventually be open to the deeper places yoga can take you. There will be a continued focus on breath, grounding, healing, and growth. Queer & Trans folks of all identities, expressions, bodies, sizes and abilities welcome.


Speakers

Sunday June 9, 2013 12:00pm - 1:30pm
The Rotunda 4014 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

1:15pm

Harm Reduction as Activism

How do organizations in Philadelphia use harm reduction as a means of activism? What obstacles do female drug users in Philadelphia face when they try to access support and resources? Join Prevention Point, ACT UP and Project SAFE to learn how you can support and participate in activist activities in our city.


Speakers
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Project Safe

Project SAFE promotes human rights-based public health among women working in prostitution on the street in Philadelphia and is dedicated to ensuring the health, safety and survival of women on the street by providing advocacy, education and support using a harm reduction model.


Sunday June 9, 2013 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Locust Moon Comics & Movies 34 S 40th St, Philadelphia, PA 19104

1:15pm

Victim-Blaming in the Media, What it is & What You Can Do About It

Tara Murtha, Senior Writer for Philly Weekly, will discuss victim-blaming and how it is institutionalized in media coverage of sexual violence. The workshop will cite terminology and angles that perpetuate victim-blaming in discussions of legal cases, policy, popular culture; review the history of sex crimes in American press; and point to specific egregious examples in current media, as well as ways to intervene and prevent the phenomenon.


Speakers
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Tara Murtha

Tara Murtha is a Senior Writer at the Philadelphia Weekly.


Sunday June 9, 2013 1:15pm - 2:15pm
A.I.R. Space 4007 Chestnut St Philadelphia, PA 19104

1:30pm

Amps, Pedals, & PAs

Demystify electronics in this workshop led by instructors from Girls Rock Philly. We’ll have different pedals, guitars and amps on hand for you to experiment with. 


Speakers
avatar for Girls Rock Philly

Girls Rock Philly

Girls Rock Philly is a volunteer-based non-profit music and mentoring organization dedicated to empowering girls and young women from the greater Philadelphia region through music education and activities that foster self-respect, leadership skills, creativity, critical thinking, and collaboration. | | Targeted areas include: musical development, self-esteem enhancement, friendship & community building, and nurturing individual talents within... Read More →


Sunday June 9, 2013 1:30pm - 3:00pm
The Rotunda 4014 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104
  • Open to Women, queer and trans folks of all identities.

3:00pm

Kate Ferencz
Sunday June 9, 2013 3:00pm - 3:30pm
The Rotunda 4014 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

3:45pm

Ghost Ship (feat. Rosali Middleman & Mary Lattimore)
Sunday June 9, 2013 3:45pm - 4:15pm
The Rotunda 4014 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

4:00pm

Fix-A-Flat

The Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia is excited to offer a "Fix a Flat" class at Neighborhood Bike Works. In this 1.5 hour workshop, attendees will learn and practice the (oh-so-useful) skill of fixing a flat tire on their bicycle. Class is limited to 12 participants, first-come-first-served -- bring your bicycle! This event is part of the BCGP's Women Bike PHL campaign, aimed at encouraging more women in Philadelphia to ride bicycles. 



Sunday June 9, 2013 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Neighborhood Bike Works 3916 Locust Walk, Philadelphia, PA 19104
  • Open to Women, queer and trans folks of all identities.

4:30pm

Girls Rock Philly Bands
Sunday June 9, 2013 4:30pm - 5:00pm
The Rotunda 4014 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

5:15pm

Attia Taylor
Sunday June 9, 2013 5:15pm - 5:45pm
The Rotunda 4014 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

6:00pm

Mindtroll
Sunday June 9, 2013 6:00pm - 6:30pm
The Rotunda 4014 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

6:45pm

Trophy Wife
Sunday June 9, 2013 6:45pm - 7:15pm
The Rotunda 4014 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

7:30pm

Priests
Sunday June 9, 2013 7:30pm - 8:00pm
The Rotunda 4014 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

8:15pm

Screaming Females
Sunday June 9, 2013 8:15pm - 9:00pm
The Rotunda 4014 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

9:15pm

Aye Nako
Sunday June 9, 2013 9:15pm - 9:45pm
The Rotunda 4014 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104