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B A R D O Walk – April 15th

                        Due to popular demand, B A R D O, the interconnected audio walk and workshop series, is now running monthly through 2017. Walks: B A R D O

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Women’s History Month Crafternoon – Sat 18th March

Come and join us on 18th March for an afternoon of craft-making and art therapy. 12pm – 5pm, at the Feminist Library, 5 Westminster Bridge Road,SE1 7XW. Create a poster for Women’s History Month amongst the Library’s archive and meet

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Rosie Garland Interview – and special Friends Scheme book offer!

We are delighted to offer Friends a whopping 50% discount off two of the award-winning author, Rosie Garland’s books. VIXEN and PALACE OF CURIOSITIES. To become a Friend and take advantage of this great offer, please sign up here:

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Joint Book Launch – Wed 29th March

Joint Book Launch 7pm, Wednesday 29th March 2017, Feminist Library. Gail and Sarah would love you to come to our Book Launch Party, when we will also be celebrating the refurbishment of the Feminist Library Meeting Room. Murder Mile and Other

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Recent Acquisitions

Books Reclaiming feminism: challenging everyday misogyny, Miriam E. David. A broad exploration of feminism in the last fifty years in academia and beyond. Policy Press, 2016 I stopped drinking and I hate you all. A short booklet about a Londoner’s

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Help us with our exciting move

Would you like to help the Feminist Library in our move to new premises? The future of the Feminist Library is looking bright, we are on the way to a new home at OKRS. But as you can imagine, it is

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Feminist Library at Uniqlo Tate Lates

We had a blast at our pop-up at February’s Uniqlo Tate Lates, which celebrated women in art! There were fourteen thousand visitors, and many took part in Feminist Library events. We had zine making with Rachael House and our photo

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Feminist Library at the Women’s March

The Feminist Library was very pleased to carry its banner among the thousands of people on the London Women’s March on 21st January. As the most visible manifestation for some time highlighting women’s struggles, it was very encouraging, but of

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Making Pink Lemonade – Book Review

Making Pink Lemonade by Sarah O’Mahoney (2016) A topical read for 2016, the year in which tampon tax hit our headlines and Chinese Olympic swimmer Fu Yuanhui spoke openly about her period, Sarah O’Mahoney tackles this topic for her debut

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Visit to the Bishopsgate Institute

Many thanks to Bishopsgate Institute for giving a tour of their incredible archive to our Collections team this month!  Located on Bishopsgate, near Liverpool St station in London’s Spitalfields area, Bishopsgate Institute is a hidden gem. Their Victorian Library houses

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