Tuesday, January 29, 2019 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM EST
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Trayes Hall - Douglass Campus Center 
100 George Street
New Brunswick, NJ 08901

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Center for American Women and Politics 

The Center for American Women and Politics
The Eagleton Institute of Politics
invite you to:
The Political Power of Women’s Anger:
A Conversation with
Rebecca Traister and Brittney Cooper 

Tuesday, January 29, 2019
6:00 pm

Trayes Hall, Douglass Student Center
100 George Street, New Brunswick, NJ 08901

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  • Guests from outside the University must register their vehicle before the event by clicking here. This will allow you to park in the Douglass Parking Deck and Lot 70.
  •  RU Students, Faculty and Staff must follow standard Rutgers parking rules and park only in lots in which they are authorized.

About the Authors

Rebecca Traister is writer at large for New York magazine and a contributing editor at Elle. A National Magazine Award finalist, she has written about women in politics, media, and entertainment from a feminist perspective for The New Republic and Salon.com, and has contributed to The NationThe New York Observer, The New York Times, The Washington PostVogueGlamour and Marie Claire. She is the author of All the Single Ladies, the award-winning Big Girls Don’t Cry and, most recently, Good and Mad: The Revolutionary Power of Women’s Anger.

Brittney Cooper is Associate Professor of Women’s and Gender Studies and Africana Studies at Rutgers University. She is co-founder of the popular Crunk Feminist Collective blog and she is a contributing writer for Cosmopolitan.com and a former contributor to Salon.com. Her cultural commentary has been featured on MSNBC’s All In With Chris Hayes, Melissa Harris-Perry, Al Jazeera’s Third Rail, The New York Times, The Washington Post, NPR, PBS, Ebony.com, Essence.com, TheRoot.com, and TED.com. Dr. Cooper is co-editor of The Crunk Feminist Collection. She is the author of Beyond Respectability: The Intellectual Thought of Race Women and Eloquent Rage: A Black Feminist Discovers Her Superpower.