Jean Kilbourne

Creator of the award-winning Killing Us Softly: Advertising’s Image of Women film series; author (Deadly Persuasion: How Advertising Changes the Way We Think and Feel)

The plan for the Center for New Words represents a wonderful vision. The Center will support and empower women and girls whose voices are so often lost or belittled in the mainstream. The time is right, the need is great. The Center will take the feminist “women and words” movement into the new century.