This event has ended. Visit the official site or create your own event on Sched.
Welcome to the 19th annual Allied Media Conference!

Browse all 250+ sessions below on our online schedule. Please note: bookmarking a session on our online schedule does not guarantee you a place in the session. All sessions are first come first serve. 
Back To Schedule
Sunday, June 18 • 10:00am - 11:30am
The Evolution of 'The Talk'

Sign up or log in to save this to your schedule, view media, leave feedback and see who's attending!

What exactly is “the talk”? At what age do parents discuss this uncomfortable but imperative topic? In a time where sex education in public schools is almost eradicated, how are young people obtaining these vital tools? Where do younger children fit into the conversation of sex and who decides what sex is? Join in the conversation to understand the power of comprehensive sex education for children and youth as a tool of power and a mechanism to combat child sexual abuse.


Ignacio Rivera

The HEAL Project
Ignacio Rivera is a Queer, Trans, Two-Spirit, Black Boricua Taíno who prefers the gender-neutral pronoun “they.” Ignacio is an activist, writer, educator, filmmaker, performance artist and mother. Ignacio’s work has manifested itself through skits, one-person shows, poetry... Read More →

Sunday June 18, 2017 10:00am - 11:30am EDT
State Hall: Room 115