Dr. Jackson Katz

Speaker Series

Dr. Jackson Katz

Monday, April 9, 7 p.m.
Tuesday, April 10, 11:30 a.m.

Renowned Global Thought Leader Dr. Jackson Katz to Speak on Gender Violence at Trinity Cathedral

Dr. Jackson Katz— Educator, author and global thought leader — will give two multi-media talks at Trinity Cathedral Cathedral on Monday, April 9 at 7:00 p.m. and Tuesday, April 10 at 11:30 a.m. Dr. Katz will speak on “Men and #MeToo: Promise and Perils in a Time of Change,” using his pioneering research and activism in the men’s movement to promote gender equality. The lectures are free and open to the public, and are presented in partnership with Cleveland State University, Cleveland Rape Crisis Center and Appletree Books. The lectures are free and open to the public, and are presented in partnership with Cleveland State University and the Cleveland Rape Crisis Center.

Jackson Katz, Ph.D., is an educator, author, filmmaker and cultural theorist. He is internationally renowned for his pioneering scholarship and activism on issues of gender, race and violence. He has long been a major figure and thought leader in the growing global movement of men working to promote gender equality and prevent gender violence. His TED talk, “Violence against Women – It’s a Men’s Issue” has been viewed more than 3.5 million times.

Doors will open one-hour before the lecture programs. Limited free parking is available in Trinity’s surface lot on Prospect Avenue, just east of East 22nd Street.

Praise for Jackson Katz:

“I have never heard a man speak so authentically, passionately and smartly about the issue of gender violence. I am grateful you are in this space with us. I believe this is a pivotal moment for us in our working with men and boys.”

— Karen Singer, President & CEO, YWCA Evanston/North Shore

This lecture series is presented by Trinity Cathedral in partnership with Cleveland State University and the Cleveland Rape Crisis Center.