Screen Queens Book Club

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Presented by Lawndale Art Center at Lawndale Art Center, Houston TX

Jun 20
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Aug 15
Screen Queens Book Club

From the moment they are born, girls internalize popular culture’s depiction of who they are versus who they aren’t, what they want versus what they shouldn’t, and who they can be versus who they can’t. What it means to be a “girl” towers over us. It casts a shadow over everything and obscures our sense of reality.

Join Lawndale Artist Studio Program participant Shannon Crider for a Summer Book Club that examines the representation of women in popular culture and how it affects us. A voracious consumer of popular culture, particularly television, Crider is eager to explore this topic through

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ADMISSION INFO

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES *

Additional time info:

Wednesday, June 20 from 6:30 – 8 PM
You Play the Girl: On Playboy Bunnies, Stepford Wives, Train Wrecks, & Other Mixed Messages by Carina Chocano

Wednesday, July 18 6:30 – 8 PM
Stealing the Show: How Women Are Revolutionizing Television by Joy Press

Wednesday, August 15 6:30 – 8 PM
Too Fat, Too Slutty, Too Loud: The Rise and Reign of the Unruly Woman by Anne Helen Petersen

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

Lawndale Art Center

4912 Main St., Houston, TX 77002

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