Wendy McElroy: Talks and Appearances

Individualist Anarchism

AUDIO Contributions of 19th Century Individualist Anarchism.  Hear the audio of my presentation (41 minutes, 4.9 MB MP3 file), or read the transcript. Presented at the Ludwig von Mises Institute, Auburn, Alabama, 14 November 2000.

Libertarian Political Optimism, transcript.  Presented at Libertarian Party of Michigan's LibertyFest 2002, Detroit, Michigan, 9 November 2002.

Individualist Feminism

AUDIO Women and Pornography An interview on National Public Radio's "Talk of the Nation."  (1 hour, RealAudio)

Building an ifeminist online community  Presented at the 20th Anniversary World Libertarian Conference hosted in London, Ontario by the International Society for Individual Liberty. (July 2000)

Gender Issues in the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights.  Transcript. Presented at Europe: The Last Leviathan, a conference organized by Enclave, Milan, Italy, 8 December 2000.

AUDIO "Selling Sexuality: Women's Freedom or Women's Oppression," A panel with Kathleen Barry, author of Female Sexual Slavery, at Randolph-Macon Women's College, Lynchburg, Virginia, 10 November 2000. Hear the audio of my presentation (28 minutes, 3.3 MB MP3 file).

Further debates with Kathleen Barry:
5 November 2001 - Willamette University, Oregon (pornography)
6 November 2001 - University of Colorado (prostitution)
8 November 2001 - Clemson, South Carolina (prostitution)
AUDIO History of Individualist Feminism  An excerpt from a talk given at the University of Waterloo, March 2002.   (14 minutes, 1.6 MB MP3 file)

Sexual Harassment ... and Beyond.  Transcript.  Presented at the 2002 FEE National Convention, Las Vegas, Nevada, 4 May 2002.

Ifeminism vs. Gender Feminism.  Transcript.  Presented at the Commonwealth Club, San Francisco, California, 2 May 2002.

AUDIO Scrapping NOW: Time to Redefine Feminism  (39 minutes, offsite link to 4.7 MB MP3 file), or read the transcript.  Delivered for the  National Coalition of Free Men, St. Paul, MN, 21 June 2002.

Feminism and Liberty.  Transcript.  Presented at the International Society for Individual Liberty World Conference, Rotorua, New Zealand, 25 July 2004.

Radio Appearances

25 April 2002 - KSFO Radio 560 AM, Brian Wilson show (call-in), 7:15 p.m. PT.
29 April 2002 - KVON Radio 1440 AM, Jeff Schechtman show (interview), 8:00 a.m. PT.
13 May 2002 - WPZZ Radio 95.9 FM (Indianapolis), 40 minute interview on ifeminism, 1:20 p.m. CT.
25 May 2002 - "A Touch of Grey" WVVE, Mystic, CT
28 May 2002 - Radio Liberty, KTKK, Salt Lake City, UT
29 May 2002 - "The BQ View," Radio America, Washington D.C.
18 June 2002 - WCCO, a CBS network affiliate serving Minneapolis/St. Paul; 20 minute interview.
21 June 2002 - KSTP 1500 AM, Minneapolis, the Ian Punnett Show; 40 minute interview.
21 June 2002 - KFAI, 90.3 FM Minneapolis and 106.7 FM St Paul; 20 minute interview.
12 July 2002 - KOA-AM Denver, the Mike Rosen show.
12 July 2002 - Judicial Watch Report on the USA Radio Network, hosted by Jane Chastain and Russ Verney - discussing the recent California NOW report that accused family courts of anti-woman bias.
29 July 2002 - WNYC Radio / National Public Radio, The Brian Lehrer Show, 11:05-11:20 ET.
30 July 2002 - "The BQ View," Radio America, Washington D.C.

In-Person Appearances

13 April 2002 - Libertarian Party of Ohio.
2 May 2002- Commonwealth Club, San Francisco, CA, on "Liberty for Women: Freedom and Feminism in the 21st Century," 6 p.m.
3-5 May 2002 - FEE National Convention, Las Vegas, NV; talk "Sexual Harassment and Beyond" 9 a.m. Saturday; panel 1:30 p.m. Saturday.
21 June 2002 National Coalition of Free Men, St. Paul, MN; talk "Scrapping NOW: Time to Redefine Feminism."
20-26 July 2002 - Institute for Humane Studies "Liberty and Society" Seminar, Bryn Mawr College, Bryn Mawr, PA.