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‘Miss Representation’ viewing to take place at Linfield

A screening of the film “Miss Representation” will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 28, at 6 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium at Linfield College. The viewing will be followed by a panel discussion.

The film addresses the relationship between mainstream media and the underrepresentation of women in positions of power and influence in the U.S.

A panel discussion regarding the issues in the film will be moderated by Reshmi Dutt-Ballerstadt, associate professor of English and co-coordinator of the gender studies program. Panelists will include Nick Buccola, assistant professor of political science; Dawn Nowacki, professor of political science, Jennifer Linder, associate professor of psychology, and Mary Stern, Yamhill County commissioner.

The event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Amy Orr, professor of sociology, at aorr@linfield.edu.