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Talk on Gender and Economic Justice to Highlight Women’s History Month

 Bethlehem, Pa., March 13, 2007—Joo-Hyun Kang, director of programs at the Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice, will present “The Quest for a Just Society: Exploring the Complexities of Racial/Gender/Economic Justice” when she visits Moravian College on Wednesday, March 21, at 7:30 p.m. Her talk, as part of Women’s History Month activities, will be held in the Snyder Room located in the Haupert Union Building (HUB).  The lecture is free of charge and the public is welcome to attend.

Kang is an activist whose work has focused on racial/gender justice, self-determination and LGBTST liberation. She was the first paid staff person, and former executive director of The Audre Lorde Project (organizing center for lesbian, gay, bisexual, Two-Spirit & Transgender People of Color communities) and is a member of CAAAV: Organizing Asian Communities. She has served as a trainer on various organizing and organizational development topics, and lectures both nationally and internationally.  Kang is committed to making the world a better place for all.

The Haupert Union Building is located at Locust and Monocacy Streets on the Moravian College Main Street Campus. Moravian College is a private, coeducational, selective liberal arts college located in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Tracing its founding to 1742, it is recognized as America's sixth-oldest college. Visit the Web site at www.moravian.edu.