Epicene Womens Jazz Festival
One out of five American women have been victim of attempted rape or completed rape a problem of objectification that has lasted for decades.It is crucial that sufficient funding provides support, advocacy resources and education to continue to build the work of communities and individuals.
Epicene is the first festival of its kind featuring women of jazz against rape. Epicene also engages youth in the art of emotional power of jazz in honor of it's historical role. Proceeds of the festival go to organizing music classes for past victims of rape to work towards healing through music.