News » Our Girls, Our Bodies, Ourselves
Our Girls, Our Bodies, Ourselves
Added on Friday, February 05, 2010

Barefoot magazine presents "Our girls, Our bodies, Ourselves", an event exploring girls, women and their bodies. It delves into popular culture, sexualisation, social pressures and negative messages, self worth, true value, action and rites of passage.

Speaking will be Melinda Tankard Reist and Julie Gale, both contributors to Getting Real: Challenging the Sexualisation of Girls, and Jane Hardwicke Collings (independent  midwife and workshop facilitator).
Please note: the content of this evening is aimed at adults. Babes in arms welcome.  

Wednesday 24th February at 7.30pm
$15/$10 concession, includes a light supper.
Eltham Community and Reception Centre, 801 Main Rd, Eltham Victoria 3095 Melways 21 J5 
RSVP by 18th Feb to Charlotte Young 0417 509 756/9722 2525 or

For more information and to receive the flyer, email


Author Page(s) Melinda Tankard Reist

Related Links
Out Now
Dark Matter

Dark Matter

Robin Morgan

I‘ve had me up my sleeve
I‘ve pulled me from my hat
I’ve planted myself in the audience
as the patsy I dare to decipher...



Renate Klein

   Pared down to cold hard facts, surrogacy is the commissioning/buying/ renting of a woman into whose womb an embryo is...

The Pimping of Prostitution

The Pimping of Prostitution

Julie Bindel

This book examines one of the most contested issues facing feminists, human rights activists and governments around the...

I'm the Girl Who Was Raped

I'm the Girl Who Was Raped

Michelle Hattingh

I am the statistic that I read about. I am the thing I always feared most. I am rape.

That morning, Michelle had...

Content © Spinifex Press • Terms & ConditionsContact UsAbout Us