Monday, April 05, 2010

If You're In The New York Area.....

M.O.M. (Museum Of Motherhood) & MFI (Motherhood Foundation Inc.) Present;
in collaboration with Mamapalooza!
AMPLIFYING THE VOICES OF (M)OTHERS 2010
Mothers in the Arts, Literature, Media and Popular Culture
Academic, Artistic, Cultural and Socially Relevant Presentations Welcome
May 20-22, 2010, Nola Studios and Assorted Venues, New York City
250 W.54th St. (Between Broadway and 8th)
Conference Introduction: Dr. Gina Wong
Keynote Speakers: Dr. Phyllis Chesler
Jill Brooke, Huffington Post
And more….
  • Academic, artistic, literary and theatrical presentations will be highlighted with panels, discussions and more.
  • Bowery Poetry Club, Arlene's Grocery, The Slipper Room and other locations are prepared to host evening performances, poetry readings and featured performances by Conference Attendees and Mamapalooza performers
  • Music and Art displays have been planned for the Conference Gathering Room at NOLA
  • Film screenings and additional onsite workshops have been planned
REGISTRATION IS NOW UP ONLINE * PLEASE APPLY HERE: www.MotherStudies.org
  • All conference presentations will be archived and placed online under a newly constructed area which will feature TEXT, PHOTOS and VIDEO of all Conference Presentations (*OPTIONAL), at MuseumOfMotherhood.org
  • Ongoing work of archiving, presenting, highlighting and preserving academic presentations, artistic perspectives and current and historical content is ongoing.
This Year's Schedule
Thursday May 20, 9AM-6PM DAYTIME: Check in Nola Studios and full day of academic and artistic performances. Film screenings simultaneously throughout the day. Registration room will feature music on the 'Sacred Feminine' with Pollywood, Radwoman, compliments of the Museum Of Motherhood. Round table discussions, book sales and vendor items. We have 20 tables available $125 each ($50 per day, Sat. 1/2 day $25)
Thursday May 20 EVENING: full day of academic and artistic performances. Film screenings throughout the day. Registration room will feature music on the 'Sacred Feminine' with Pollywood, Radwoman. Round table discussions, book sales and vendor items.
Friday May 21, 9AM-6PM DAYTIME: full day of academic and artistic performances. Film screenings throughout the day. Registration room will feature music on the 'Sacred Feminine' with Pollywood, Radwoman, compliments of the Museum Of Motherhood. Round table discussions, book sales and vendor items.
Friday May 21, 9AM-6PM EVENING: Bowery Poetry Club, spoken word, poetry and prose performances 8-10PM 308 Bowery New York, NY 10012-2802 (212) 614-0505 $10 + 2 Drink Minimum.
Saturday May 22, 10AM-2PM DAYTIME: Nola Studios – Academic & Artistic speakers presentations.
Saturday May 22, 2PM-6PM DAYTIME: Arlene's Grocery, singer/songwriters, rock and roll and Mom Bands perform. Bring the kids. Dance. See the talent. Bar will be open. Food across the street. $10 per couple (Kids Free)
Saturday May 22, 6:30PM : FULL METAL MAMAS Comedy, Broadway Comedy Club. $15 per person + 2 drink minimum (Kids Free)
Saturday May 22, 8PM EVENING: Hot Mama Burlesque with Raven Snook. This annual event has been a blast for everyone attending. The Slipper Roon
Sunday May 23, ALL DAY: Seventh Annual Mamapalooza Outdoor Extravaganza Festival in Association with Summer On The Hudson at Riverside Park So. A passionate, engaging day of women and mom-branded entertainment, business and activism.
*One must be an M.O.M. member to present: CONFERENCE PRESENTERS & SCHOLARS $250
Special Student discounts are available. Please write us if you are a student looking for discounted fee:
*GENERAL PUBLIC CAN Attend Conference At Nola For $74.99
All evening events are ala carte
We welcome submissions from scholars, students, activists, artists, community agencies, service providers, journalists, mothers and others who work or research in this area. Cross-cultural, historical, and comparative work is encouraged. We encourage a variety of types of submissions including academic papers from all disciplines, workshops, creative submissions, performances, storytelling, visual arts, and other alternative formats.
CONTACT: motherhoodfoundation@gmail.com 877.711.MOMS (6667)

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