Friday 14 August 2015, 7:50 pm – 8:50 pm
At: Banshee Labyrinth, 29-35 Niddry Street
As heard on Radio 4 Woman’s Hour, Chella uses humour and history to explore myths, facts, marketing messages and reusable menstrual products in this interactive and popular performance lecture for menstruators and non-menstruators of all genders.
Chella Quint is a comedian, artist and education researcher from Brooklyn, New York who now lives in Sheffield.
She frequently performs science communication comedy in the UK and abroad; she hosted the live-streaming Comedy Collider show, No cause for conCERN, from Geneva in June 2014 and compered the closing event for the Manchester Science Festival last November.
Chella is the founder of #PeriodPositive, a growing network of people committed to open and honest talk about menstruation that challenges taboos and changes the public discourse for the better.