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Theme: Celebrating "Big Ideas" by Local Women

Boston, MA, United States
December 2nd, 2012

About this event

TEDxWomen is a TEDx event organized by the Paley Center for Media that focuses on women and women’s issues. TEDxWomen type events are TEDx events hosted around the live webcast of TEDxWomen, and also feature local speakers. Our event is called TEDxRoxburyWomen and is one of many TEDx events happening around the globe between November 30th and December 1st that will expand on the ideas brought up at TEDxWomen.

Confirmed Speakers

  • Tanisha Ford
    Tanisha C. Ford, Ph.D. is an award-winning writer, intellectual, teacher, and activist. She blends her passion for fashion, performance, and women’s rights activism to create her own innovative approach to studying the social movements. Tweet her @SoulistaPhD
  • Nia Grace
    Nia Grace, Marketing and Community Outreach Director Nia Grace has over 10 years of experience marketing and promoting events, causes and service.
  • Ashley Rose
    Ashley Rose is a author, poet and actress that currently teaches peace and poetry at local BPS schools community centers and drug rehab facilities through out Boston.
  • Joselyn Ortega
    Joselyne is a professional dancer, performer and engaging public speaker with over 8 years of experience. She continues to create and innovate a legacy of change as a proactive speaker, advocate for woman and volunteer with inspiration and motivation to influence others.

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Venue and Details

University of Massachusetts
100 Morrissey Boulevard
McCormack Building, Ryan Lounge
Boston, MA, 02125
United States

Event Type (what is this?) TEDxWomen

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Jamara London Wakefield
Boston, MA, United States

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