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November 10-13 2016 | May, Maddy, and Melissa at the 2016 National Women's Studies Association C

May Chazan, Maddy Macnab, and Melissa Baldwin attended and presented at the 2016 National Women's Studies Association Conference in the traditional and unceded territories of the Kanien’keha:ka (Montreal) on the theme of Decoloniality. May presented a paper titled "Complex Activist Herstories: Unsettling Linear Narratives of Aging as Decline," and Maddy and Melissa presented a paper on their radio show, titled "Audible resistance, subversive stories: Performing intergenerational activist exchange on the Community Radio Show Aging Radically."

Read their reflections here.

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Aging Activisms is a program of activist research, academic mentorship, and intergenerational community-building led by
Dr. May Chazan, Canada Research Chair (CRC) in Gender and Feminist Studies at Trent University.

Thanks to Ben Hodson for our graphic. The photos on our site have been taken by members of the Aging Activisms research team and our participants and collaborators. Web design by Eugenia Ochoa and Melissa Baldwin.