Mona Eltahawy and me, Aspen Ideas Festival 2013

Hear Women Speak On Women [A Small Rejoinder To My Privilege]

Jose Vilson Jose 7 Comments

I have tons of stories from Aspen, but only one I’d like to share in this space. After former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright, US diplomat Richard Haass, and Egyptian journalist Mona Eltahawy went at it onstage (verbally), everyone started to clutter around their favorite. While I didn’t see too many people around Haass, the room was evenly divided between Albright and Eltahawy. After her vagina monologue, I jumped onto …