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Boulder Book Store Presents: Stefanie Mollborn
September 6, 2017 @ 7:30 pm
Stefanie Mollborn, Author of Mixed Messages: Norms and Social Control around Teen Sex and Pregnancy
Stefanie Mollborn will speak about and sign her new book, Mixed Messages: Norms and Social Control Around Teen Sex and Pregnancy on Wednesday, September 6th at 7:30pm.
About the Book:
Teenagers in the United States hear conflicting messages about sex from everyone around them. In Mixed Messages, Stefanie Mollborn examines how social norms and social control work through in-depth interviews. By showing that the norms existing today around teen sex are ineffective, and are instead punishing teens that violate them, Mollborn calls for a more thoughtful and consistent dialogue between teens and adults, emphasizing messages that will lead to more positive health outcomes.
Vouchers to attend are $5 and are good for $5 off the author’s featured book or a purchase the day of the event. Vouchers can be purchased now at the store, over the phone, or at the door. Readers Guild Members can reserve seats for any in-store event.