Monthly Special Soirées

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Our monthly soirées are hosted by Kathleen Barker (meet Kathleen below) and feature special guests, raffle prizes, and fun surprises!


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Gender Neutral Spanish?

September 23rd from 7:30 - 8:30 PM Eastern 

Everyone is welcome to join us for a discussion of gender and the debate over gender-neutral Spanish. Bring your favorite sips and snacks and join the conversation with host Kathleen Barker and special guest translator Zeb Larson, who will introduce considerations for teachers and students.
The raffle winner will receive one of our Spanish language posters. Register



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Special Guest Zandra Rolón Amato!

October 12th from 7:30 - 8:30 PM Eastern 

Join us and special guest Zandra Rolón Amato, whose landmark Rolón v Kulwitzky (1984) case, led by Gloria Alred, paved the way for the courts to clarify anti-discrimination laws related to sexual orientation and gender. Bring your favorite sips and snacks for a conversation with Zandra!
The raffle winner will receive our Rolón v Kulwitzky instructional poster. Register



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Kathleen Barker is a library and information specialist and public historian with 20 years of experience as a museum and library educator. She is the former Director of the Center for the Teaching of History at the Massachusetts Historical Society, where she led and developed programs for K-12 educators and their students. She is also a certified e-learning instructor and has taught undergraduate history courses at Northeastern University and UMass Boston.

Kathleen is now History UnErased's program director and lead facilitator, as well as contributing to the ongoing enhancement of our Intersections and Connections curriculum.