Archive for the ‘Feminism’ Category

Date: 4-5 December 2009 (with associated activities on 6 December) Location: University of Manchester *** REGISTRATION NOW OPEN *** Keynote Speakers: Dr. Anne-Marie Fortier (Lancaster University) Prof. Gabriele Griffin (University of York) Dr. Amrit Wilson (Royal Holloway) Register by Oct 23 for Early Bird discount.  Scroll down to the bottom of the page to download […]

Date: Wednesday 21 October 2009 Time: 7pm Location: Brixton Library, London After many months of research and interviewing those who knew Olive, the Remembering Olive Collective and Lambeth Archives are proud to be launching a public archive dedicated to Olive Morris and the different groups and campaigns she was part of. The collection includes Olive’s […]

Date: Saturday, 17 October 2009 Time: 18:00 Location: Meet at Five Ways Island, Birmingham, United Kingdom Cost: Free entry to all events but donations very much appreciated both before October 17th and on the night. Reclaim The Night marches started in the UK in the 1970s as a take on the US and Canadian ‘Take […]

Location: LIVERPOOL and Festival, The Box, Fact, 88 Wood St, L1 4DQ, Liverpool Date: Friday 25 September, Time: 2pm Price: £7/£5 Location: LONDON, Goldsmith’s, University of London, Small Hall Cinema Date: Tuesday 29 September Time: 6.30pm Price:£3 CLUB DES FEMMES Presents ‘Why have there been no great women artists?’ This is how the critic Linda […]

Seminar: Sexual Violence against Women – What’s the policy? Location: Kings Cross London Date: 5th October Time: 10am – 1pm This seminar aims to increase awareness in the women’s sector of sexual and other forms of gender- based violence and of current policy developments. Attendants will benefit from an awareness of violence against women as […]

From Laura at the F-Word Kat Banyard is looking to interview women who have had an abortion as part of her research for a book on feminism called ‘The Equality Illusion’ which will be published next year by Faber & Faber: If you have had an abortion and would be willing to anonymously share details […]

Date: Saturday 10th October Time: 9.30am – 5pm Location: Conway Hall, Red Lion Square, London Cost: £4.50 waged, £2.50 unwaged (£1 discount if you register in advance) Registration has now opened for the 2009 Feminism in London Conference. Speakers include Susie Orbach, Beatrix Campbell, Gunilla S. Ekberg, Marai Larasi, Claudia da Silva, Sabrina Qureshi, Denise […]