Search our Calendar of Events

Find The Fun

Everything NYC
Be in the know with City Guide

Event Details

This event has already taken place. View the Latest Events

The wrong kind of wom en by Naomi Mc. Dougall Jones

Mar 05 | Thu | 9AM – 10:30 AM | FREE


Due to the coronavirus, please call to ensure this event is still happening before you leave home.

View Website

s a Luminary exclusive event, Laura Mignott, CEO of DFlash, a New York-based event marketing & production company and creator/host of the highly rated Reset Podcast, will interview writer, actress, producer, and women-in-film activist Naomi McDougall Jones about her just-released debut book, The Wrong Kind of Women: Inside Our Revolution to Dismantle the Gods of Hollywood, a brutally honest look at the systemic exclusion of women in film--an industry with massive cultural influence--and how, in response, women are making space in cinema for their voices to be heard. The book is receiving an electric early response, with reviewers calling it "bold," "convincing," "passionate," "well-written," "urgent," and "necessary," and Publishers Weekly writing, "Film viewing will never be the same after reading Jones' insightful look at the reality of being female in Tinseltown.

Venue: Luminary

1204 Broadway Map