Let’s Talk: Latinidad, Machismo, and Misogyny

Friday, January 27 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm

This is a past event.

USC Student Union, STU 402

Join the Relationship and Sexual Violence Prevention and Services (RSVP) and the Latinx/Chicanx Center for Advocacy and Student Affairs (La CASA) for a conversation about machismo.


Discussion topics will include:

  • Prevalence of sexual and intimate partner violence in Latinx/e communities
  • The ways unhealthy masculinity/machismo manifests itself in Latinx/e communities and the trauma/effects it has on men, women, and gender-expansive individuals
  • Unpacking Latinx/e parenting and disciplining styles across different genders and the role religion plays in parenting and disciplining children of different genders
  • How to shift thinking to prevent violence (prevention vs intervention)

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