Tacoma, Washington – Pacific Lutheran University’s Men Against Violence (MAV) Conference on October 14-16 with Keynote Speaker Dr. Rachel Griffin, Assistant Professor of Speech Communication at Southern Illinois University at Carbondale.  Her interests include intercultural communication, critical race theory, gender violence, critical pedagogy and black feminist thought.  Dr. Michael Kimmel, a researcher and writer on men and masculinity, will also be a keynote speaker at the conference.  For more information, visit the MAV Conference website.