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Equality Now presents a series of cozy conversations with some of our favorite authors, filmmakers, journalists, and more, all hosted by Equality Now’s board member, Patricia Amira.

Recordings of Previous Conversations:

At Home With Jamia Wilson

In this episode of At Home With, host Patricia Amira, sits down with author, activist and movement builder, Jamia Wilson to discuss her writings, intersectional feminism and the history of women's equality in the United States, specifically the importance of the Equal Rights Amendment. 

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At Home with Jamia Wilson

At Home with Jamia Wilson

Posted by Equality Now on Thursday, August 20, 2020

 

At Home With Shahzia Sikander

In this episode of At Home With, host Patricia Amira, sits down with groundbreaking visual artist and MacArthur Genius Grant Recipient, Shahzia Sikander to discuss how she interweaves contemporary issues into her unique artistic work. Hosted by Equality Now board member, Patricia Amira.

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At Home With Shahzia Sikander

At Home With Shahzia Sikander

Posted by Equality Now on Thursday, August 6, 2020

 

At Home With Elif Shafak

In this episode of our At Home With series we are joined by award winning author, activist and captivating storyteller, Elif Shafak. Elif is a British-Turkish novelist and the most widely read female author in Turkey, having published seventeen books. In this cozy conversation we discuss her latest Booker Prize shortlisted book, 10 Minutes 38 Seconds in This Strange World, and the future of women's rights and feminism in the Middle East and around the world. Hosted by Equality Now board member, Patricia Amira.

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At Home With Elif Shafak

At Home With Elif Şafak / Elif Shafak

Posted by Equality Now on Thursday, July 23, 2020

 

At Home With Dan Sickles, Antonio Santini and Sophia Voines

We sat down with documentary filmmakers, Dan Sickles and Antonio Santini as well as trans activist, Sophia Voines to discuss their film, Mala MalaThe documentary follows the stories of 9 transgender individuals in Puerto Rico through their everyday lives, highlighting their intimate moments, performances, struggles, friendships, activism and overall fight for acceptance. It also includes the approval and signature of Puerto Rico’s Law 238-2014, which prevents discrimination in employment based on sexual orientation and/or gender identity and shows the critical impact this legislation has on the protagonists.

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At Home With Dan Sickles, Antonio Santini and Sophia Voines from Mala Mala Documentary

At Home With Dan Sickles, Antonio Santini and Sophia Voines from Mala Mala Documentary

Posted by Equality Now on Thursday, July 9, 2020

 

At Home With Drew Dixon & Sheri Sher

How does sexual violence committed against Black women link to the racial injustice faced by Black men? How can we get justice systems to work for women of color? What does feminist hip-hop look like? What did it take to speak out against one of the most powerful men in hip hop? In this episode of At Home With, Drew Dixon and Sheri Sher, two of the Russell Simmons’ #SilenceBreakers cover the making of their new documentary, On The Record, the Black Lives Matter movement, and so much more. Watch the trailer for On the Record. The film is now streaming on HBO Max in the US.

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Drew Dixon & Sheri Sher, Russell Simmons’ #SilenceBreakers talk about the new documentary, #OnTheRecord, the Black Lives Matter movement, and more.

How does sexual violence committed against Black women link to the racial injustice faced by Black men? How can we get justice systems to work for women of color? What does feminist hip-hop look like? What did it take to speak out against one of the most powerful men in hip hop? In this episode of At Home With, Drew Dixon and Sheri Sher, two of the Russell Simmons’ #SilenceBreakers cover the making of their new documentary, #OnTheRecord, the Black Lives Matter movement, and so much more. Jane Doe Films

Posted by Equality Now on Wednesday, June 17, 2020

 

At Home With Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy & Ariel Wengroff

In this episode, we are joined by Academy and Emmy Award winning film director, Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy, and Emmy nominated executive producer, Ariel Wengroff, to discuss their short animated film, Sitara (available on Netflix) which explores the realities of child marriage. 

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At Home With Vicky Pryce 14 May, 2020

In this episode, author and economist, Vicky Pryce discusses her latest book, Women Vs. Capitalism, and the links between economic systems and gender inequality around the world.

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At Home with Vicky Pryce

Posted by Equality Now on Thursday, May 14, 2020

 

At Home With Christina Lamb 7 May, 2020 (video begins at 2:26)

In our premiere episode, we sit down (virtually) with award-winning author and foreign correspondent, Christina Lamb to discuss women in conflict situations, her life as foreign correspondent and her most recent book, Our Bodies, Their Battlefields: War Through the Lives of Women.

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At Home With Christina Lamb

At home with award winning author & journalist Christina Lamb. Hosted by Equality Now's Patricia Amira.

Posted by Equality Now on Thursday, May 7, 2020