CfP – Representing Motherhood: Mothers in the Arts, Literature, Media and Popular Culture (Toronto, Canada)

CALL FOR PAPERS In celebration of Mother’s Day, The Motherhood Institute for Research and Community Involvement (MIRCI) with co-sponsor, Ryerson University Department of English, are hosting a conference on the topic of Representing Motherhood: Mothers in the Arts, Literature, Media and Popular Culture May 21-22, 2010, Ryerson University, Toronto, ON. EXTENDED DEADLINE: April 10, 2010… We welcome submissions from…

Lecture – Eva Gore-Booth (Salford, UK)

The North West Labour HIstory  Society are holding a history lecture on the Irish and trade unionism  on Sunday 18th April 2010, 2pm at the Working Class Movement Library, 51 Crescent Salford M5 4WX. www.wcml.org.uk There will be two speakers: Sonja Tiernan and Francis Devine Sonja Tiernan will  speak about Eva Gore-Booth (1870-1926). Born in Sligointo the Anglo-Irish gentry,  Eva came to Manchester in 1896…

Gathering – WLM Reunion

Lynn Alderson and Brenda Whisker are organising a gathering of women involved in the Women’s Liberation Movement in the 1970’s, on 19th and 20th June this year. Please email gettogether@talktalk.net for more information.