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The Men’s Story Project

The Men’s Story Project

MEN AND BOYS TAKING A STAND FOR HEALTHY MASCULINITIES AND GENDER JUSTICE

The Men’s Story Project is a replicable storytelling and dialogue project that brings critical dialogue on social ideas about masculinity into public forums around the world – via men’s own voices and stories.

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CULTURAL COLLISIONS 2019

CULTURAL COLLISIONS 2019

Patriarchy is at its most potent when oppression doesn’t feel like oppression, or when it is packaged in terms of biology, religion or basic social needs like security, comfort, acceptance and success. Heterosexuality offers women all these things as selling points to their consensual subjection.

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HOW TO ADD YOUR EVENTS to the SheVille.org Events Calendar

HOW TO ADD YOUR EVENTS to the SheVille.org Events Calendar

…so you don’t have to wait for us to do it!  Yay!

  1. Look to the Top Menu Bar on any page and CLICK ON EVENTS CALENDAR
  2. Click ADD MY EVENT ( Register if you have not already )
  3. Fill in the form with event name – date – time – details – location

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YOUR EVENTS, PRESS RELEASES & ANNOUNCEMENTS Advertising

YOUR EVENTS, PRESS RELEASES & ANNOUNCEMENTS Advertising

EVENTS, PRESS RELEASES & ANNOUNCEMENTS Advertising

(YOU CAN PUBLISH YOUR EVENTS FOR YOURSELF YEAR ROUND INTO THE EVENTS CALENDAR – FREE)

SINGLE EVENT FULL PAGE  STAND-ALONE ADVERTISING for $35.00 we will:

~ publish your one time event such as a performance, book signing or book release, fundraiser, etc. 

ONGOING MONTHLY EVENTS ADVERTISING for $140.00/year we will:

~ publish and refresh your monthly events in one document with a link to your website events throughout the year. 

SPECIAL EVENTS and ONGOING MONTHLY EVENTS ADVERTISING for  $200.00/year we will:

~ publish your monthly events’ document and up to 4 of your special ticketed events (stand-alone, full page) throughout the year. 

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Featured Book & CD:  TOWARD the CLEARING, by Jean Cassidy

Featured Book & CD: TOWARD the CLEARING, by Jean Cassidy

We’ve done a re-run of my poetry book and CD, Toward the Clearing, more copies available!

Jean describes her poetry as “a choreography of words” as she joins her poetry with musical accompaniment. Her poetry book includes a CD of the poems accompanied by oboe, English horn, flute, piano, fretless banjo, violin, and balafon in the final product that is a beautiful collaboration with regional musicians and readers. Jean’s work has previously been published in It’s All Relative – Tales from the Tree, and in The Great Smokies Review – Online Publication through UNC Asheville

In Ordinary Time  Click to hear Susan Shinn read “In Ordinary Time” with piano accompaniment by Lytingale

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SPECKLED TROUT REVIEW

SPECKLED TROUT REVIEW

I am happy to announce the launch of Speckled Trout Review. I have partnered with North Carolina writer Nancy Dillingham who will serve along with me as an editor. We will entertain submissions of poetry for our Fall 2019 issue, which will be published in December. At this time, Speckled Trout Review is an online publication with the hope of moving to print in the future. 

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The Forest Service, an agency of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), PROPOSED REVISIONS to NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY ACT (NEPA) REGULATIONS

The Forest Service, an agency of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), PROPOSED REVISIONS to NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY ACT (NEPA) REGULATIONS

Sent in from Green Corner, the Montford Community Newsletter – Mitch Russell

I don’t usually advocate and try to remain politically neutral in this column, but to shut out our voices in a process isn’t American. There is a potential change in the US Forest Service National Environmental Policy Act, NEPA, that could have catastrophic consequences. The change could include removing public comments and involvement, as well as not utilizing outside scientific analysis. You may comment using any of the methods at the end of this article, but please do so by August 26 @11:59pm

Pisgah National Forest is the closest to Asheville and in its entire range contains roughly 513,000 acres managed by the Forest Service. There is additional acreage managed by other agencies or entities.

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ADVERTISING OPTIONS

ADVERTISING OPTIONS

SheVille.org is an effective media platform for local WNC businesses that want broader marketplace exposure 24/7. 

SheVille.org is WNC women’s online magazine with a uniquely digital publication that provides you with a targeted advertising opportunity. Our audience consists of 79% women and 21% men. Women drive 80% of consumer spending and influence 90% of all home purchases. With SheVille.org your business will have great exposure to an interested audience locally, regionally and beyond. For graphic ads we can give you stats about your ad as you request. For more information Contact Us Here

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Gentle Mothering Services

Gentle Mothering Services

Gentle Mothering is a nonprofit organization that provides support to low-income women and Latinx families during childbirth by providing affordable childbirth classes, birth and postpartum services in Western North Carolina and the surrounding areas.

We understand first-hand, the importance of having personalized birth plans in place that provide the confidence and capability necessary for women to achieve their birth goals.

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How Do We Know Something Is Racist? Historian Ibram X. Kendi Explains

How Do We Know Something Is Racist? Historian Ibram X. Kendi Explains

In History News Network

When President Trump tweeted on Sunday that “‘Progressive’ Democratic Congresswomen” — an apparent reference to Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Rashida Tlaib, Ilhan Omar and Ayanna Pressley, who are all women of color — should “go back” to their countries, the backlash was swift. It also sparked another conversation: What makes something racist? 

Ibram Kendi, a professor and director of the Antiracist Research and Policy Center at American University, joined “CBS This Morning” to address that question from a historical perspective and discuss whether racist actions or words make someone a racist. Click to continue

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THE FLATIRON WRITERS VERY FIRST ONLINE CLASS! The Writers Kit is Here

THE FLATIRON WRITERS VERY FIRST ONLINE CLASS! The Writers Kit is Here

Want to be a writer? Don’t waste time. 

The Writer’s Welcome Kit aims to save you 100 hours of work and worry as you go from wanting to be a writer to working to be a writer.

It’s the first E-COURSE that combines the information you need with the resources professional writers use to get published. Whether you’re a beginning writer wanting a safe space to start the writing journey, or a seasoned pro trying to re-invigorate and enhance your writing practice, this course will inspire you and give you every tool you need to keep moving forward with your writing every day.

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