The Delegation of the European Union to the United States
is pleased to invite you to
GET IT, MAN
Swedish Feminist Men Redefining Masculinity
Dynamic Talk and Music Videos by
FATTA MAN (GET IT, MAN)
Thursday April 20, 2017
6:00 - 8:00 pm
(Reception at 7 pm)
2175 K Street NW | Entrance on 22nd St.
GET IT, MAN will share an inspirational lecture on their work and on norms in masculinity in Sweden, along with showing their music videos and a short film. The group will offer some exercises and open the program for discussion.
FATTA MAN (GET IT, MAN) is most known in Sweden for its ambitious work with culture, music and media to reach and activate young men, to avoid the stereotypical role of being a man which can involve violence, aggression, and drugs. They offer a new norm of masculinity realizing that destructive masculinity norms are a social and cultural construction, something we can change.
This program is in conjunction with the Embassy of Sweden.
Doors open at 5:45 pm and close promptly at 6:30 pm.
The event is free, but reservations are required. It is expected to fill up fast.
Please note that Conversations in Culture events may be filmed or photographed.