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[Kamalayan Mondays] Si Maria, Nena, Gabriela, atbp.: A Philippine HERstory

Posted by anakbayantoronto on March 7, 2010

Migrante Ontario Youth, in community partnership with Kapisanan Philippine Centre for Arts & Culture,
and in collaboration with the Filipino Canadian Association of Ryerson and the Filipino Students’ Association of Toronto, presents


Monday, March 8, 2010
Kapisanan Philippine Centre for Arts & Culture
167 Augusta Avenue, Toronto
(2 blocks west of Spadina Ave., north of Dundas St. West – MAP)

Gabriela Silang – the general
Melchora Aquino – the lola
Honorata de la Rama – the actress
Lorena Barros – the student

… these are only a few of the women whom you’ll get to know as we celebrate International Women’s Day by looking at the role of women in shaping events in Philippine history and in the present day.

This is the last workshop of the Kamalayan Filipino Konsciousness Series before the Kamalayan Filipino Konsciousness Festival on March 20 @ Ryerson University.

For more information, contact:
kamalayan.festival@gmail.com or call (647) 239-6553.

(*Si Maria, Nena, Gabriela, atbp. is also the title of a book published by GABRIELA Philippines, a national alliance of Filipino women’s organizations.)


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