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Previous Lectures and Events

Female Adventurers: A Literary Exploration

19 May 11

Striking a Light: The Real Bryant and May Matchwomen

18 May 11

(In) Memoriam Debate

6 Apr 11

The Women's Movement: Krista Cowman

8 Mar 11

The Surprising Life of Constance Spry

10 Feb 11

Cradley Heath Centenary

2 Dec 10

Post-Feminism:thank goodness the need for feminism is over!

25 Nov 10

Voicing Histories

2 Jul 10

Feminism Forty Years On: Do we still need it?

10 Jun 10

Teenage Motherhood: Policy problem or feminist cause?

15 Apr 10

Self-publishing and Liberation

20 Mar 10

Lesbian Love/ Hate Letters

24 Feb 10

The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists

29 Jan 10

Body image: the impact of magazines

18 Jun 09

Women and the Anti-Apartheid Movement

13 Jun 09

Evelyn Sharp: Rebel Woman

7 May 09

Sex, Shopping and Sisterhood: Politics in Women's Magazines

30 Apr 09

15 years of DIVA magazine

19 Feb 09

Blonde Roots: Bernardine Evaristo in conversation with Dr Caroline Bressey

3 Dec 08

Between the Covers: Women’s magazines and their Readers

22 Nov 08

Edward Carpenter: A Life of Liberty and Love with Sheila Rowbotham

15 Oct 08

The Brian Harrison Interviews: Oral histories of the Suffrage Movement

11 Oct 08

La Lupe Queen of Latin Soul

9 Oct 08

In Love and Struggle: Letters in Contemporary Feminism

17 Sep 08

Women Transport Pioneers in the Gaumont Graphic Newsreels (1910-1932)

11 Sep 08

Conversations: Meet the Editor and Author

30 Jun 08

La Lupe: Queen of Latin Soul

18 Jun 08

An Army of Banners

14 Jun 08

The Russian Jerusalem: heretics and heroines

22 May 08

Women ninety years on: a quiet revolution

13 May 08

Turning us on or putting us off? The impact of pornography on relationships

29 Apr 08

Sheila Rowbotham in conversation with Sally Alexander

17 Apr 08

Louisa Garrett Anderson: suffragette and army surgeon

10 Apr 08

Helena Normanton: first woman barrister

6 Mar 08

New Perspectives on Lone mothers: An academic symposium

23 Nov 07

Asian Women into Politics: Panel Discussion

8 Nov 07

In praise of the Spinster!

3 Nov 07

From Laptop to Bookshop

20 Apr 07

Lynne Segal: Making Trouble: Life and Politics

15 Mar 07

The Transatlantic Slave Trade: Women's Roles and Experiences

10 Mar 07

Human Trafficking: The Action Plan

7 Mar 07

Prostitution: What Should Be Done?

8 Feb 07

The Women’s Library Annual Lecture 2006: Pensions – Paradise or Poverty?

7 Mar 06

Black Feminism in the 1980s

3 Mar 05

Margaret Thatcher: feminist icon?

10 Feb 05

Pride and Prejudice: The Gay 1980s

20 Nov 04

20 Years On...Women and The Miner's Strike

11 Nov 04


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