Keyword
in
Collection
Date
to
Houston Breakthrough, Vol. 4, No. 1, December 1978 - January 1979
Page 27
Citation
MLA
APA
Chicago/Turabian
Houston Breakthrough, Vol. 4, No. 1, December 1978 - January 1979 - Page 27. December 1978 - January 1979. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. June 1, 2020. https://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/feminist/item/884/show/882.

Disclaimer: This is a general citation for reference purposes. Please consult the most recent edition of your style manual for the proper formatting of the type of source you are citing. If the date given in the citation does not match the date on the digital item, use the more accurate date below the digital item.

(December 1978 - January 1979). Houston Breakthrough, Vol. 4, No. 1, December 1978 - January 1979 - Page 27. Houston and Texas Feminist and Lesbian Newsletters. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. Retrieved from https://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/feminist/item/884/show/882

Disclaimer: This is a general citation for reference purposes. Please consult the most recent edition of your style manual for the proper formatting of the type of source you are citing. If the date given in the citation does not match the date on the digital item, use the more accurate date below the digital item.

Houston Breakthrough, Vol. 4, No. 1, December 1978 - January 1979 - Page 27, December 1978 - January 1979, Houston and Texas Feminist and Lesbian Newsletters, Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries, accessed June 1, 2020, https://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/feminist/item/884/show/882.

Disclaimer: This is a general citation for reference purposes. Please consult the most recent edition of your style manual for the proper formatting of the type of source you are citing. If the date given in the citation does not match the date on the digital item, use the more accurate date below the digital item.

URL
Embed Image
Compound Item Description
Title Houston Breakthrough, Vol. 4, No. 1, December 1978 - January 1979
Publisher Breakthrough Publishing Co.
Date December 1978 - January 1979
Subject.Topical (LCSH)
  • Women
  • Periodicals
  • Feminism--United States--Periodicals
  • Newsletters
Subject.Geographic (TGN)
  • Houston, Texas
Genre (AAT)
  • periodicals
Language English
Type (DCMI)
  • Text
  • Image
Original Item Location HQ1101 .B74
Original Item URL http://library.uh.edu/record=b2332724~S11
Digital Collection Houston and Texas Feminist and Lesbian Newsletters
Digital Collection URL http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/feminist
Repository Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries
Repository URL http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections
Use and Reproduction Educational use only, no other permissions given. Copyright to this resource is held by the content creator, author, artist or other entity, and is provided here for educational purposes only. It may not be reproduced or distributed in any format without written permission of the copyright owner. For more information please see UH Digital Library Fair Use policy on the UH Digital Library About page.
File Name index.cpd
Item Description
Title Page 27
Format (IMT)
  • image/jpeg
File Name femin_201109_546az.jpg
Transcript The Contemporary Arts Museum will host a three-week series on modern dance J anuary 19 - February 4 with performances and master classes by national, local and state artists. The series, directed and organized by CAM dance curator Roberta Stokes, has scheduled Bella Lewitzy, nationally acclaimed recipient of this year's Dance Magazine Award, to conduct the final master class and performance in the series. Performances are open to the public and master classes are designed for professional and non-professional dancers. A nominal fee will be charged for all activities. For schedule and information call 526-3129. Join Breakthrough in celebration of its third birthday on Sunday, February 12 from 1 to 5 pm. Please send nominations for our annual Media Awards and Woman of the Year Award to us by January 1 5. Media Awards will be presented for outstanding coverage of women's news and issues in this community during 1978. Nominees may be women or men from any area of journalism. The Woman of the Year Award honors someone who has made an outstanding contribution to the efforts of women's rights. Dr. Nikki Van Hightower (1976) and Kathy Whitmire (1977) were past honorees. Breakthrough is back publishing full-size issues but we still have only one full-time staff person. We need writers, photographers, graphic designers, illustrators, typesetters (we will train), proofreaders, copy editors, and paste up and layout artists.Our most critical need is for people with flexible day time schedules to sell advertising space (15% commission) and to help in the office or run errands for us during our production week. classified ads New albums by Chris Williamson, Sweet Honey in the Rock, Kay Gardner, and (soon) Holly Near. Available at: Cactus (both stores), The Bookstore, Wilde 'n' Stein, UHCLC, and B. D. & Daughter. Houston distributor—Pokey Anderson 526-7828. Employment wanted: Position with responsibility where I may use my management, personnel, bookkeeping and/or secretarial skills. Have nine years experience in medical center as office manager. Presently employed but need to change and would like to be part of woman-owned business or work for a woman. Call 495-0699 after 6:00 pm. KPFT-FM 90.1, Houston's community-sponsored radio station needs volunteers to help in many areas including programming, production, telephone work, and news. Interested persons should call 526-4000. The name of the game is still tennis but the sponsor is now Avon Products (for seven years it was Virginia Slims). And the tournament is called the Avon Championships. Houston is the third stop on the 1979 women's tennis tour with games scheduled at both the Astroarena and the Summit from January 15-22. There's $1 25,000 in prize money for the Houston winners and over $2.2 million to the players in this winter's 1 2-week and 23-city tour. Martina Navratilova, defending champion and the number one player in women's tennis, will be in the Houston tournament. Australian Evonne Goolagong, ranked number three in the world by the Women's Tennis Association will also be on the Houston courts. Tickets are available at The Avon Championships of Houston office at 6400 West Park Drive, Suite 470; through the mail by writing Avon Championships of Houston, P. O. Box 42238, Houston, Texas 77042; or by calling (713 781-0080 or (713) 781-5082. * Do you need a loan? Help with financial planning? Credit problems? The Houston Area Feminist Federal Credit Union (HAFFCU) is open to serve you three days each week: Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. We have a new (temporary) address at 3116 Houston Avenue and our phone number is 869-9530. Deposit with us monthly—earn interest and help us help you and others. A Credit Coalition (HAFFCU, Women in Action & the YWCA) is planning an extensive public education campaign from January to June to inform women about credit rights. Speakers are needed. Training will be provided. Leave a message for Hanna Schechter at WIA-WIRES, 527-0718. Looking for a roommate who's a non-smoker and a vegetarian? Classified advertising rates are 30 cents a word. Enclose your check with copy as you want it to appear. Mail to: Breakthrough Classifieds, P. O. Box 88072, Houston, TX 77004. N WSA otional women's studies association announces its First National Conference at the University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas May 30June 3, 1979. The National Women's Studies Association was founded in 1977 "to further the social, political, and professional development of women's studies, at every educational level and in every educational setting." S CWSA & outh central women's studies association announces the Second Annual Regional Conference, Denton, Texas, Texas Woman's University, April 20-22, 1979. The South Central Women's Studies Association is a regional subdivision of the National Women's Studies Associaton and consists of members from Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma and Texas. Call for Proposals NWSA and SCWSA invite program proposals for panels, seminars, workshops, papers, presentatons and creative activities in feminist education. Presentations that use or examine feminist alternatives to traditional educational materials are particularly welcome. Suggested topics are: Title IX in education Role conflict problems Lesbian literature Class and feminism Women and/in the future Patriarchical and feminist organizations Legal issues Marriage and alternatives Women and public policy Women and health Women and violence Cooperation between women's studies programming and community women's centers Feminism and lesbianism Women and organizations Homophobia Fat as a feminist issue Women and academic politics Feminist spirituality/ women's religions Exploitation of feminist issues Handling conflicts (with the "real world").. . says who??? Male bias in research Children and feminism Women and re-creation Role of elderly women Women and power Implementing women's studies Women's studies and racism Third World women and multiethnic programming Sexism in education Women and anger Teaching women's studies in the Bible Belt - Women and/in the arts Menstruation and menopause Negative images of women Proposals for panels, seminars, workshops and papers should include: • Description of the proposed activity in a one-page abstract. • Name, address and affiliaton of person(s) organizing the activity or presenting the paper. Deadlines NWSA Deadline for contacts and queries: January 1, 1979. Final deadline for formal proposals: February 2, 1979. Conference Coordinators: Emily Abel and Margaret Strobel c/o Women's Studies Program California State Unversity Long Beach, California 90840 Local Planning Coordinator: Shirley Harkess c/o Women's Studies Program University of Kansas Lawrence, Kansas 66045 SCWSA Deadline for proposals: January 10, 1979. Send four copies of proposals to: Karen Vice Irey School of Social Work i005 Jenkins University of Oklahoma Norman, Oklahoma 73019 HOUSTON BREAKTHROUGH DECEMBER/JANUARY 1979 27