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Talk: The Female Gaze

Our founder inaugurated Larnaka Cinema Society’s “Cinema Talks”, with a talk on “The Female Gaze and Its Importance in Cinema".

Upcoming talk: Woman, Self, Selfie

Our founder, Christiana Varda, will be a giving a presentation titled "Woman, Self, Selfie: Behind self-representations Online", as part of Fotodos' 2021 guest speaker series.

POWER project launch: Workshop & Speaker Series May & June 2021

We’re happy to announce that we are launching the Mediatized Portraits of Women Speaker series with a selection of workshops and talks that will take place every Wednesday, 18:00 to 19:00 online in May and June 2021. Participation is free but registration is required.

POWER Workshop: A critical glance at women and the media

We begin the Mediatized Portraits of Women Speaker series with a workshop by Maria Angeli, Mediterranean Institute of Gender Studies, on 12 May 2021, 18:00 to 19:00 online. All POWER events will be in Greek.

POWER Workshop: The face of gender: from covers to selfies

The workshop is part of the Mediatized Portraits of Women Speaker series. Dr Dimitra Milioni, from the Cyprus University of Technology, will explore the face of gender and how this has changed from traditional to digital media on 19 May 2021, 18:00 to 19:00 online. All POWER events will be in Greek.

POWER Workshop: Images of women and algorithmic inferences on identity

The workshop is part of the Mediatized Portraits of Women Speaker series. Dr Jahna Otterbacher, from the Open University Cyprus, will explore how algorithms online view and shape women's identity on 26 May 2021, 18:00 to 19:00 online. All POWER events will be in Greek.

POWER talk: Failure is not an option

The talk is part of the Mediatized Portraits of Women Speaker series. Andrea Solomonides, communication specialist and entrepreneur, will talk about about the value of starting over on 16 June 2021, 18:00 to 19:00 online. All POWER events will be in Greek.

POWER Talk: Here's one or two things about equality

The talk is part of the Mediatized Portraits of Women Speaker series. Τhe three young women behind the initiative "Thkio Logia", will talk about the prerequisites to taking action on gender equality on 23 June 2021, 18:00 to 19:00 online. All POWER events will be in Greek.

POWER talk: Media and trafficking: The shift in the public discourse

The talk is part of the Mediatized Portraits of Women Speaker series. Tonia Stavrinou, a journalist, will talk about her about her experience in covering news related to trafficking on 9 June 2021, 18:00 to 19:00 online. All POWER events will be in Greek.

POWER Talk: "Pause": A woman at a dead-end

The talk is part of the Mediatized Portraits of Women Speaker series. Tonia Mishiali, a film and theater director, will talk about her decision to capture the reality of a woman stuck in an oppressive marriage in "Pause" on 2 June 2021, 18:00 to 19:00 online. All POWER events will be in Greek.

Open Call for Artist-In-Residence Programme: “Making Womanhood”

Media What in collaboration with the Youth Makerspace Larnaka, part of the Cyprus Youth Organization, announce an open call for an artist-in-residence programme called "Making Womanhood". Application deadline: 12 June 2021.