Photo of Miriam and Shelby Knox speaking at Ms at 40 event at Stanford
Miriam and Shelby Knox speaking at Ms Magazine at 40 event at Stanford University, January 2012.

“[Miriam’s] expertise is so comprehensive and [she] delivers it in such a thoughtful and inspiring, and sometimes even humorous way.  Those of us in the feminist, queer, and reproductive justice movements are ridiculously lucky to have [her].” -Ileana Jimenez

Miriam has extensive speaking experience, and uses an informal and conversational style to talk about a wide variety of topics.

  • When Justice Has a Body: Reproductive Justice Activism in the 21st Century
  • Radical Doulas and Reproductive Justice
  • Queering Reproductive Justice: Why LGBTQ activists and abortion rights groups should work together
  • Feminism’s Identity Crisis: The future of the feminist movement
  • Blogging for Social Change
  • Organizing for Reproductive Justice in Immigrant Communities
  • Social Justice as a Tool for Combating Sexual Violence (see an excerpt of this talk)

Miriam has spoken at over 60 colleges, universities and conferences around the country. View a list of past speaking engagements here.

Go here to download a two page pdf with workshop blurbs and more info about speaking engagements.

If you’re interesting in having Miriam speak at your school or organization, please email her directly at miriamzperez[AT]gmail[DOT]com.