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Modern Man & Woman: What Would Gandhi Think?

When: Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2009, 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where: La Casa de Maria, 800 El Bosque Rd., Montecito, CA

Cost: Free

Age limit: Not available

Categories: Lectures

Description:

Participate in a dialogue about today's modern man and woman and what Gandhi might think about equality and gender roles with Dr. Carolyn Dorrance, professor of women's history, and life-long Gandhian activitist Shashi Tyagi, co-founder of GRAVIS, a non-profit organization based on Gandhian principles working towards rural development in India. GRAVIS aids in women empowerment by encouraging women to create their own income, attend school, become educated about healthcare, and take leadership roles in village life.

Part of a week-long retreat on Gandhian principles at La Casa de Maria, this evening forum is open to the public at no-charge. For more information, http://www.worldculture.org

Phone: 808-864-0495

Event posted Jan. 11, 2009
Last updated Jan. 11, 2010

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