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Film Screening of "Absolutely Safe"

This is a featured event of the 20th Annual CWGS Emerging Scholarship in Women's and Gender Studies Conference

Tue, March 19, 2013 | AVAYA Auditorium (ACE 2.302)

6:00 PM

Join the filmmaker, Carol Ciancutti-Leyva and Judy Norsigian, Executive Director of Our Bodies Ourselves, for a screening of the documentary "Absolutely Safe"

At a time when more women than ever are getting breast implants, fewer voices than ever seem to be asking “Why?” And fewer still are asking “Are they safe?” ABSOLUTELY SAFE takes an open-minded, personal approach to the controversy over breast implant safety. Ultimately, ABSOLUTELY SAFE is the story of everyday women who find themselves and their breasts in the tangled and confusing intersection of health, money, science, and beauty.


For more information on this award winning documentary, please click HERE.

Sponsored by: CWGS

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