WITASWAN (“wit-uh-swan”) is an Illinois-based initiative sponsored by AAUW-Illinois. Local collaborators have included AWJ (Assoc for Women Journalists), CAWHC (Chicago Area Women’s History Council), IWA (International Women Associates), IWPA (Illinois Woman’s Press Assoc), WIF/C (Women in Film/Chicago), & WIDC (Women in the Director’s Chair). In honor of Adi’s visit, two Jewish women’s organizations (Hadassah Chicago Chapter & ORT America: Metropolitan Chicago Region) have joined this year’s list of co-sponsors. The acronym WITASWAN stands for Women in the Audience Supporting Women Artists Now!
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