American Forum - The Global Battle Over Reproductive Rights
September 20, 2010
5:30PM - 5:30PM (EDT)
Michelle Goldberg is a journalist and author based in Brooklyn, New York. Her most recent book is “The Means of Reproduction: Sex, Power and the Future of the World" and won last year’s J. Anthony Lukas Work in Progress Award. Researched in four continents, “The Means of Reproduction” tells the story of the global battle for reproductive rights, and argues that the oppression of women is the great human rights issue of our time. Goldberg is also the author of the "New York Times" bestseller “Kingdom Coming: The Rise of Christian Nationalism.” She is a columnist for "The Daily Beast," and her work has appeared in the "New Republic," the "American Prospect," "The Nation," "Glamour," "The Los Angeles Times" and many other publications. This Forum is co-hosted by Planned Parenthood Health System of Charlottesville. A book signing will follow her Forum.