Oakland Screening: “The Feminist on Cellblock Y” featuring post-film discussion
August 14, 2018 @ 6:50 pm - 9:50 pm| $12
“It can be dangerous to be a feminist in prison.”
Richard Edmond-Vargas, serving a sentence in Soledad prison since he was a teen, teaches his fellow prisoners about toxic masculinity, vulnerability, and feminism.
“We cannot challenge our harmful behavior without challenging patriarchy,” – Richie Edmond-Vargas.
Richie was released from prison in July, and will join us to discuss his experience and this film!
Co-presented by Initiate Justice. Richard Edmond-Vargas and Taina Vargas-Edmond will speak at the screening, you don’t want to miss this!