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Big Thanks to Rowman &Littlefield International

Big Thanks to Rowman &Littlefield International We’d like to say a massive thank you to  Rowman & Littlefield International who have awarded us a bursary to receive a complimentary delegate place for the CILIP Conference 2018. http://cilipconference.org.uk/ The Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals

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New Acquisitions List – June 2018

Some Recent Acquisitions Laura Bates, Everyday sexism (Simon & Schuster) Liza Featherstone (ed.), False Choices: The Faux Feminism of Hillary Rodham Clinton            (Verso) Elizabeth Crawford, Art and Suffrage (Francis Boutle) Laura Bates, Misogynation (Simon &

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Feminism & Tech Reading List

At our last Feminism & Tech day, we discussed a lot of interesting texts and films. Hope you enjoyed the discussion as much as we did. For those of you who missed it, here’s a short reading/watch list of what

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Help us fundraise – organise a Vagina Day!

Help us fundraise – organise a Vagina Day! Hold a sponsored vagina cupcake making party and support the Feminist Library. Groups around the country are taking part throughout 2018 and beyond. This new fundraising initiative will help keep the Library up and running.

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Library Acquisitions – April 2018

Library Acquisitions – April 2018 The acquisitions team is making good progress with getting new books to expand our collection. We would like to thank donors for their generous donations. We welcome your suggestions for new or recent titles to ask for,

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Gender and Mobility: A Critical Introduction by Anitta Kynsilehto and Elina Penttinen

Gender and Mobility: A Critical Introduction by Anitta Kynsilehto and Elina Penttinen. Rowman & Littlefield International, 2017. Review by Insyirah Ami Picking up this book, I was prepared for a heavy full-on academic reading on gender studies. Much to my surprise,

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Burn Whilst Reading: How to Grow Matches by S.A Leavesley

Burn Whilst Reading: How to Grow Matches by S.A Leavesley Review by Amy Deakin How to Grow Matches is a fiery retort to the silencing of women’s voices and bodies over the centuries. Despite the collection’s undercurrent of passionate rage

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Knitting, Crocheting, Needlework Meetup, 3rd Wednesdays

Knitting, Crocheting, Needlework (and any other crafting) evening meet up in Feminist Library! 3rd Wednesday of the month, 6:30pm Feminist Library We are starting Knitting, Crocheting, Needlework (and any other crafting) evening meet ups in Feminist Library! This meeting’s idea was

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Feminist Library Data Protection Policy

Feminist Library Data Protection Policy and Code of Practice Contents About this Code Information we collect and why Do we have any other uses for the information you have provided Your rights and how we protect them Where to get

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Feminist Library Summer Benefit 2018 – 15th September

Feminist Library Summer Benefit 2018 Sat 15th Sept from 6pm Feminist Library Our feminist Fayre returns for another year! This is a highlight in our calendar, packed full of fabulous feminist fun, including: stalls, badge making, feminist books and zines,

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