Event: Domestic violence & the media

If you live in the DC area, please come to this discussion on how the media treat domestic violence and teen dating violence:

Do you actually love the way they lie?
Domestic Violence Discussion
Wednesday, September 15, 2010

To learn more about upcoming Teach-Ins and other events, visit the Coalition’s website at www.dccadv.org

Think the media’s portrayal of domestic violence has real consequences?  Think dating violence is more than just a tabloid story?  Join Women’s Initiative, DC Coalition Against Domestic Violence, WEAVE, Show Me Love DC, and Men Can Stop Rape to discuss the impact media images have on teen dating violence.

  • Quinn Pregliasco, Women’s Initiative President


  • Chai Shenoy, Sexual Assault Staff Attorney, WEAVE
  • Kedrick Griffin, Senior Director of Programs, Men Can Stop Rape
  • Katarina Corco, Washington School of Law, JD Candidate

Date: Wednesday, September 15, 2010, 8pm-10pm
Location: East Quad Building Lounge on American University’s Campus

Directions: East Quad is part of the 4400 Massachusetts Ave address of AU. It runs along Nebraska Avenue. In this campus map it is the building between SIS and Hurst. http://www.american.edu/finance/oua/upload/Campus-Map-2010.pdf

Please rsvp to Andrea Gleaves at agleaves@dccadv.org