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So Sexy So Soon (Postponed until Fall 2020)
March 22 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Jean Kilbourne is internationally recognized for her groundbreaking work on the image of women in advertising. Her presentation will help all of us comprehend the powerful messages children and teenagers receive from popular culture about sexuality, and offer essential, age-appropriate strategies to counter the assault.
Jean’s films, lectures, and television appearances have been seen by millions of people throughout the world.
She was once named by The New York Times Magazine as one of the three most popular speakers on college campuses. In 2015 she was inducted into the National Women’s Hall of Fame.
She is the author of the award-winning book Can’t Buy My Love: How Advertising Changes the Way We Think and Feel and So Sexy So Soon: The New Sexualized Childhood and What Parents Can Do to Protect Their Kids.
She holds an honorary position at the Wellesley Centers for Women and was inducted into the National Women’s Hall of Fame.
This event will be held at: First Parish Unitarian Universalist, 23 Dedham Avenue, Needham, MA 02492