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Real Women: Badass Heroines

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When:November 10, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


Portland’5 Brunish Theatre
1111 SW Broadway Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

True stories of amazing women! Amy Stewart’s Miss Kopp Just Won’t Quit continues the fictionalized adventures of Constance Kopp, based on the real-world first female deputy sheriff in New Jersey who gained notoriety nationwide for her exploits. Stewart will be joined by Karen Karbo, author of In Praise of Difficult Women: Life Lessons from 29 Heroines Who Dared to Break the Rules, and ode to the bold and charismatic women of modern history, from Frida Kahlo and Elizabeth Taylor to Amy Poehler and Shonda Rhimes. Moderated by Elena Passarello, author of Animals Strike Curious Poses.

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