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Ecofeminist Karen J. Warren Speaks Nov. 5

BOONE– Ecofeminist philosopher Karen J. Warren will speak Nov. 5 as part the women’s studies 25th-year celebration at Appalachian State University.

She will address “Ecofeminist Philosophy: What It Is and Why It Matters” beginning at 7:30 p.m. in the Blue Ridge Ballroom of Plemmons Student Union. The public is invited.

Warren, a philosophy professor at Macalester College, will draw on empirical, historical, conceptual, linguistic, literary and religious examples to show the intimate interconnections between the unjustified domination of women, people of color, the poor and children and the unjustified domination of animals and nature.

For more information, contact the women’s studies program at 262-7603.