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Ben Atherton-Zeman

Ben is a spokesperson for the National Organisation for Men Against Sexism (www.nomas.org) and is a public speaker on issues of violence prevention.  He has given performances and presentations in 44 states, Canada, China, England, Turkey, South Africa and the Czech Republic.  Ben has spoken at military bases, colleges, high schools, public theatres, conferences, houses of worship and juvenile detention facilities.   For the past seventeen years, Ben has worked as a prevention educator for rape crisis centers, domestic violence programmes, and state coalitions.  He is an advisory board member for the White Ribbon Campaign in the United Kingdom. 

Ben identifies as a “recovering sexist” and believes every man must challenge violence and sexism in the world and in themselves.  He met and fell in love with his incredible wife, Lucinda, twelve years ago while they were both doing improvisational comedy in Maine.  They live in Maynard, MA and have no children except themselves.


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