Jennifer Pozner, founder of Women In Media and News (WIMN), is set to speak at Portland State University this Tuesday February 24. Pozner will present her lecture "Project Brainwash: Why Reality TV Is Bad For Women". Bitch Co-Founder and Editor Andi Zeisler will introduce Pozner and Bitch is sponsoring the lecture. If attend you should stop at our table and say hello!
Pozner is an vital voice in media literacy and has been published in magazines like Bitch and Bust and appeared as a guest commentator on "The Daily Show With John Stewart" and "The O'Reilly Factor", among others. She is currently the director of WIMN, which works to integrate women's voices into media and increase their presence there through analysis, education, outreach and reform.
Read a bit about what Pozner has said in the past about reality TVs effect on women.
At the Huffington Post
At Ms. Magazine