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Feminism for What? / Self-Help: Does the World’s Best-Selling Nonfiction Genre Work at Work?

Panelists take on the self-help genre at The Baffler’s conference on Lean In feminism.

 

Panel: Self-Help: Does the World’s Best-Selling Nonfiction Genre Work at Work?

 

Moderator:
E. J. Graff, journalist and collaborator on Getting Even: Why Women Don’t Get Paid Like Men—and What to Do About It

 

Panelists:
Maureen Boyd, senior organizer for community partnerships with Service Employees International Union
Micki McGee, associate professor of sociology at Fordham University and author of Self-Help, Inc.: Makeover Culture in American Life
Linda Hirshman, journalist and author of Get to Work: A Manifesto for Women of the World

 

Feminism for What? Equality in the Workplace after Lean In

September 13, 2014

John Jay College, New York

Posted on December 02, 2014