Schedule a presentation for your student, community, church, LGBTQ, senior or youth group.
The historical context of gendered violence in Margaret Garner’s story has motivated persons who have been devalued, excluded or abused on the basis of their gender, sexual orientation, race/ethnicity, cultural background, ability or other characteristic. Garner’s story has served to promote empowerment in the following areas:
- Success in overcoming domestic violence
- Successful completion of college or pre-college academic programs by students of color who overcome years of tracking away from college level study
- Knowledge of one’s family history & genealogy