The Institute for Gender and Development Studies (IGDS): Nita Barrow Unit of the University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Campus, will be hosting a Seminar Series.
Guest speaker: Taitu Heron - Head of the Women & Development Unit (WAND), UWI Open Campus
Full Title: The Princess Narrative and the Girl Child: Is it time to let it go?
Ms. Heron will be discussing how girls are being socialised by what they are allowed to watch on screen (YouTube, NetFlix, etc) in the larger context of Caribbean parenting practices and raising girl children in the digital technological era of the 21st century. What kind of world exactly are we preparing them for?
All are invited.
Venue: The Mount Restaurant, University of the West Indies Cave Hill Campus, Cave Hill, St Michael