Members of the UST community and the public are invited to a lecture and book signing by senior English with Writing Emphasis major/Justice and Peace Studies major/Women's Studies minor, Melissa Seymour. This Feminist Friday event is being hosted by the Luann Dummer Center for Women
Seymour has just had her third book, Barbara Streisand, published in the Female Force comic book series by Bluewater Productions. The book, which came out recently and is available in both print and digital formats, follows her previous books on Melinda Gates and Gloria Steinem. According to the Bluewater Productions website (http://www.bluewaterprod.com/index.php), the Female Force comic book series offers a broad examination of strong and influential women who are shaping modern history and culture. Featured on the Today Show and CNN as well as in several popular magazines, the Female Force series has highlighted numerous other famous women, including Michelle Obama, Hillary Clinton, Tina Fey, Mother Teresa, and Ellen DeGeneres.