May 14

ZING TSJENG TEENTALK

Forgotten women

14/05/2019
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Have you ever wondered how come so much of history has men as protagonists? Where did all the women go? Journalist and editor Zing Tsjeng brings to the surface an inspiring collection of brilliant and influential women who have shaped and changed the course of our futures. From leaders and scientists to artists and writers, she shines a light on the unsung female geniuses from throughout history and across the world that history seems to have forgotten – including undercover reporters in 1890s America; a pirate queen; mighty mathematicians, and many others that will surprise you!


5:00 – 6:30 PM   FULL CIRCLE TeenTalk

Listen, chat and debate with journalist and editor Zing Tsjeng and other teens at this Full Circle TeenTalk.

Language: Talk & discussion in English
Location: Full Circle House – Chaussée de Vleurgat 89, Ixelles 1050
Registration is compulsory

Tickets: €5   BOOK HERE


ABOUT

Born in Singapore, Zing Tsjeng is the UK editor of VICE.com’s female-oriented channel Broadly. She focuses on women’s issues and interests. Zing has become a spokesperson for millennial women, debating at various events and writing for Dazed, the Guardian and Broadly.

GOOD READS

  • Forgotten Women: the leaders (2018)
  • Forgotten Women: the scientists (2018)
  • Forgotten Women: the writers (2018)
  • Forgotten Women: the artists (2018)

Full Circle TeenTalks are an opportunity for young audiences (aged 14-18yrs) to interact – listen and talk – with inspiring and innovative thinkers and do-ers from around the world, on subjects relevant to you, in a relaxed context.