More Than Just a Few Good Men

Maybe we’ve been going a little overboard with the legal references while the regular Pulse editor is on jury duty, but we hope you’ll “pardon” us this time, since this title is actually the name of the lecture. Join us October 7 in PLV to hear Huffington Post blogger and leading male activist Jackson Katz, PhD, speak on manhood in America and violence against women.

A Few Good MenJoin us October 7 at 9:00 p.m. in the Goldstein Fitness Center to hear Jackson Katz, PhD, one of America’s leading anti-sexist male activists speak on manhood in America and violence against women.

An educator, author, cultural critic, and filmmaker, Katz is internationally recognized for his groundbreaking work in gender violence prevention education with men and boys, particularly in the sports culture and the military. He has lectured on more than a thousand college and high school campuses in 46 states and has conducted hundreds of professional trainings, seminars, and workshops in the United States, Canada, Europe, and Australia.  He is a co-founder of the Mentors in Violence Prevention (MVP) program, the leading gender violence prevention initiative in professional and college athletics and director of the first worldwide domestic and sexual violence prevention program in the United States Marine Corps. He is the author of The Macho Paradox: Why Some Men Hurt Women and How All Men Can Help, and blogs regularly on culture and politics on The Huffington Post.