Sheila Babat to Present at Media Conference
Butler Koshland Fellow Sheila Bapat (’09) will give a presentation at the Gender Justice in Media conference to be held June 26 at Columbia University in NYC. Her panel will be held at 1:40pm:
- How to Cover Workers’ Stories Through a Gender Lens with Sheila Bapat, author of Part of the Family: Nannies, Housekeepers, Caregivers, and the Battle for Domestic Workers’ Rights; Michelle Chen of the Nation; and Bryce Covert of ThinkProgress. Moderated by video journalist Martyna Starosta.
To read more about Sheila’s work chronicling the domestic workers’ rights movement, see also her recently published article for Yes! magazine: 20,000 Workers Are About to Get Fair Wages: How’d They Do That?