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FACE hosts the 5th annual Breaking Ground Monologues

Afton Weaver, Staff Reporter

March 9, 2017

The fifth annual Breaking Ground Monologues, held in Kimball Theatre from March 3 through 5, grappled with a multitude of thought-provoking and emotional topics, leaving a powerful impression on all who attended. The passionate performances helped audience members experience and relate to the powerful...

Powerful stories shared at Breaking Ground Monologues

Powerful stories shared at Breaking Ground Monologues

Christy Carley

March 12, 2015

Illustration by Lya Hernandez. Whitman's annual Breaking Ground Monologues provide a space for community members to share stories of struggle, identity and growth. 2015 marks the third year of the Breaking Ground Monologues organized by the student group Feminists Advocating for Change and Empo...

FACE Prepares for Breaking Ground Monologues

FACE Prepares for Breaking Ground Monologues

Sam Grainger-Shuba

February 27, 2014

March 7 and 8 mark the second year of an annual Whitman event: the Breaking Ground Monologues. Student, staff, faculty and alumni will contribute to the event put on by  Feminists Advocating for Change and Empowerment (FACE). Inspired by the Vagina Monologues, the Breaking Ground Monologues showcase a s...

Breaking Ground Monologues Explore Diverse Voices on Gender, Race, Sexuality

Breaking Ground writers and performers gathered for a rehearsal on Monday night.  Photos by Marie von Hafften.

Emma Dahl

February 21, 2013

This weekend, the student organization Feminists Advocating Change and Empowerment (FACE) will be presenting the Breaking Ground Monologues. A sort of alteration of the annual Vagina Monologues which FACE has traditionally put on, these monologues are written by Whitman students and faculty. Seniors...

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