march, 2016

10mar12:00 pm- 1:30 pmLuncheon with Kate Bornstein and Sam Feder12:00 pm - 1:30 pm


(Thursday) 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm


Council Chambers


Event Details

SAMRU is pleased to partner with Mount Royal University Faculty of Arts and Fairytales Presentation Society to bring author, playwright and performance artist, Kate Bornstein and documentary filmmaker, Sam Feder to Calgary from March 9–10, 2016. After an informal campus conversation with Kate and Sam about their documentary film, “Kate Bornstein is a Queer and Pleasant Danger,” at 10:30am in the Lincoln Park Room, MRU students are invited to attend an intimate lunch with Kate in Council Chambers (Wyckham House). This event is free. Student IDs will be checked at the door.

Thursday, March 10, 2016
12:00 p.m.
Council Chambers, Wyckham House

Kate Bornstein and Sam Feder are 2016 winners of the Mount Royal University, Faculty of Arts, Arts Distinguished Speaker Series. The winner of the award is someone who would typically, through her/his scholarship, advocacy, or service, be considered as a champion for advancing the importance of the Arts and/or Social Sciences.

For more information on these events, please visit or contact Kimberly Williams, Associate Professor and Program Coordinator, Women’s & Gender Studies, Department of Humanities, at

To watch the trailer for the film visit: