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Feminist Book Club in Collaboration with StoP Wien

Meet Up
Book with Flower sprouting
Monday, February 19, 2024, 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

We'll explore diverse perspectives, challenge existing narratives, and spark meaningful conversations about feminist topics and gender-based violence. Whether you're a seasoned activist, an academic in the field or just starting your journey, there's a place for you in our supportive and inclusive community. 

Share your insights, questions, and reactions as we unpack the texts together. No judgment, just open minds and respectful dialogue!  

Meet fellow readers and make new friends from within CEU and outside who share your passion for social justice and intellectual exploration.  

When? Monday evenings 5.30-7pm 

Where? At the CEU cafeteria 

Who? Open to all interested.

Registration: Please register here to attend and we will send you more information.  If you have any questions, you can write an email to:  

Expected dates: 

19. February 

18. March 

22. April 

27. May  

17. June 

We will decide together what to read but here are some books and article suggestions: 

  • The Revolution Starts at Home: Confronting Intimate Violence Within Activist Communities – Chen et al. 
  • Dragon slippers: This Is What an Abusive Relationship Looks Like – Rosalind Penfold 
  • Americanah or Purple Hibiscus – Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie 
  • Mask Off / Masculinity Redefined - JJ Bola  
  • Why Feminism is good for Men – Jens van Tricht 
  • Women don’t owe you pretty – Florence Given 
  • All about love – bell hooks 
  • Beyond survival: strategies and stories from the transformative justice movement- Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha, Ejeris Dixon 
  • Healing Justice, Transformative Justice, and Holistic Self-Care for Social Workers – Loretta Pyles 
  • Program Providers’ Perceptions of Restorative and Transformative Justice in the Context of Domestic Violence Offender Treatment in North Carolina – Julia Campbell et al. 
  • Vagina Monologues – Eve Ensler