New Publication – Feminist Media History: Suffrage, Periodicals and the Public Sphere

Feminist Media History: Suffrage, Periodicals and the Public Sphere Maria DiCenzo with Lucy Delap and Leila Ryan Palgrave Macmillan / November 2010 / Hardback / £55.00 / 978-0-230-24126-8 This study highlights the contributions of feminist media history to a range of disciplines. Focusing on the feminist press emerging from and reacting to the late nineteenth-…

Event – Women Make Film History

Women Make Film History Saturday 4th December 2010, 2 – 4.30pm £8 / £6 concessions In collaboration with the Women’s Film History Network, The Women’s Library presents a series of feminist films which examine the ways that women have used filmmaking to explore the world and bring gender issues into a public forum. This event…

News Release – Sistershow Revisited (Exhibition)

Sistershow Revisited, an exhibition about the history of feminism in Bristol 1973-1974, is being supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund. The history of Sistershow, a Bristol-based feminist group who used theatre to communicate political messages, will be collected and preserved thanks to a grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund, it was announced in September. The…