Category Archives: Feminism in Bristol

Festival of Ideas – documentation

Bristol Feminism Past and Present in association with the Festival of Ideas, May 19 2011 This event brought together two feminists who were active in Bristol in the 1970s, Ellen Malos and Dale Wakefield, and contrasted their experience with two … Continue reading

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Documentation – events

Rosemary Schonfeld’s Drumming Workshop Sunday 22 May Women in Manual Trades Discussion 25 May 2011 You can listen to discussion below For more about Women in Manual Trades see the 1978 programme A Woman’s Place from the BBC’s fascinating archive … Continue reading

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More pictures

Kes, Bristol’s kindest and most helpful man with a van. But his strength was nothing compared to this fine specimen. How many queers does it take to put up a photograph? Its all about the process Opening day! Alison Rook, … Continue reading

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Jan Martin reflects on the artistic practise of Jackie Thrupp

The text below was read out by Jan Martin, the design brains behind the exhibition, at the opening tea-party on Saturday 7 May. Enjoy reading about how her engagement with Jackie Thrupp’s work has enriched her creativity. The text also … Continue reading

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Monica As I Knew Her by Ros Beauhill

After the success of the fantastic ‘Feminism, Spirituality and Politics’ workshop cum ritual that took place on Tuesday night at the exhibition, I thought it would be a good idea to upload an article by Ros Beauhill that, for reasons … Continue reading

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Slutwalk Bristol – introductory meeting

In the spirit of spontaneity and street-based feminist interventions that Sistershow embodied, a meeting to explore the possibility of holding a Slutwalk in Bristol is taking place tomorrow, 15th May at Centrespace Gallery from 2-4pm. The meeting is open to … Continue reading

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Photos from the opening afternoon tea party, 7 May, 2011

Thanks to May Withers for taking these! Please send any more photos to sistershow@hammeronpress.net

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