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FLA: Feminist and Women’s Libraries and Archives Network meetings

FLA: Feminist and Women’s Libraries and Archives Network meetings Feminist Library, 14th June, 6:45pm – 9pm FLA (Feminist Libraries and Archives) network is holding another eagerly awaited open meeting with well known feminist copyright lawyer Naomi Korn, with contributions from Hannah Evans

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Criminalising the Client

Criminalising the Client by Josefina Erikson. Published by Rowman & Littlefield International, 2017. ​Review by Rachel Maden This book, which explores the Swedish example of prostitution law, is part of Rowman & Littlefield International’s Feminist Institutionalist Perspectives series. The first section of the book

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The Answers

The Answers by Catherine Lacey, Published by Granta Books, 2018. Review by Rachel Maden Catherine Lacey’s newest novel introduces us to Mary, a woman suffering from a series of pervasive and explainable medical problems who must take unusual measures to pay for her

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The Breadwinner

The Breadwinner, 2017, Dir. Nora Twomey. Now on general release at cinemas. Review by Maya Boustany Nora Twomey’s animated masterpiece, The Breadwinner, transports the rich storytelling tradition of Twomey’s Ireland to Kabul. The film, an adaptation of Deborah Ellis’ bestselling book of the same name,

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Publications, translations and language exchange

Publications, translations and language exchange at the Feminist Library By Jael de la Luz García After having had the experience of the Latinx Festival last year, some people showed interest in continuing with feminist and queer activities where Spanish was the

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The Feminist Library on Loan at The Showroom – 19th July – 11th August

The Feminist Library on Loan at The Showroom The Showroom, 63 Penfold Street, London NW8 8PQ 19th July – 11th August 2018 Thursday – Saturday, 12pm – 6pm This summer, the Feminist Library will take up residence in contemporary art space, The Showroom, located

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From Silence with Barbican Guildhall Creative Learning – 29th June

From Silence with Barbican Guildhall Creative Learning 29th June, 2pm – 10pm Tate Exchange Blavatnik Building, Level 5 Tate Modern Bankside London SE1 9TG We are excited to announce our involvement in another upcoming event at Tate Exchange. Participate in

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Feminism & Tech: Art & Music – June 23rd

Feminism & Tech: Art & Music  June 23rd, 12pm – 5pm Feminist Library The Feminism & Tech programme at the Feminist Library invites you to our next session: Art & Music. We’ll be talking about feminist art & music in the digital

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Lush Oxford Street Fundraiser – 15th – 17th June

Lush Oxford Street Fundraiser 15th – 17th June 175-179 Oxford St, Soho, London W1D 2JS Once again the Feminist Library and Lush are working together to raise money for the Feminist Library! We’d like to say massive thanks to Lush who are holding

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Our new digital exhibition

Our new digital exhibition  We have partnered up with Google Arts & Culture to co-produce a beautiful digital exhibit – the Road to Equality – looking at the history of the feminist movement. It was launched on 11thJune – Millicent

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