Flirting with Danger Film Screenings and Discussions

Community, high school, and college screenings and discussions of, "Flirting with Danger: Power and Choice in Heterosexual Relationships," were presented. The film explores consent and coercion in sexual and romantic relationships and is based on research by Lynn Phillips. It was shown locally at Amherst High School, Amherst College, Amherst Cinema, UMass Amherst Residence Life, UMass Amherst general screening (as part of the Coalition to End Rape Culture's Week of Action Against Rape), and will be shown at Greenfield Community College, too. The Huffington Post and local press covered this program.

Program Type: 

Impact Area: 

Other - Impact Area: 

Gender, relationships, and sexual & domestic violence

Program Impact Region: 

Program Participation: 

Open to the public. The community can choose to participate.

Program Start (and End Dates): 

October 21, 2012

Partner(s): 

Alex Peterson
Media Education Foundation
60 Masonic Street
Northampton, MA 01060
United States

Program Director: 

Lynn Phillips

Program Director's Email Address: 

Program Contact: 

Lynn Phillips

Contact Email: 

UNIT: Colleges, Schools, Departments, Centers, and Institutes: 

College of Social & Behavioral Sciences/Communication

Assessment Mechanism: 

No