Hannah Wright

Ruth Barker & Hannah Leighton-Boyce at Castlefield Gallery, Manchester

New works will premiere at Castlefield Gallery, Manchester, before touring in 2019 to Glasgow Women’s Library, and acquisition into the University of Salford Art Collection.

Bold Types Competition Winners and Judges 2017

Bold Types: Read One of Our 2017 Winning Entries

We’re delighted to share Mairi Sutherland’s winning Bold Types 2017 entry.

Detail from research drawing for 'From Glasgow Women's Library', Sally Hackett, 2017

GWL Spring Programme 2018 Out Now!

Our Spring Programme 2018 is now available!

Book cover for The Outrun. It is blue and has white bird illustrations flocking all over the cover

February’s Digital Book Group Read: The Outrun by Amy Liptrot

The next book we’re reading as part of our GWL Digital Book Group is Amy Liptrot’s compelling memoir, The Outrun.

Announcing Our Bold Types 2017 Winners!

We’re delighted to announce that the winners of our Bold Types: Scottish Women’s Creative Writing Competition 2017 are Mairi Sutherland and Stella Hervey Birrell.

November’s Digital Book Group Read: The Left Hand of Darkness by Ursula Le Guin

The next book we’re reading as part of our GWL Digital Book Group is Ursula Le Guin’s groundbreaking gender-focused sci-fi, The Left Hand of Darkness. 

Bold Types Logo that shows a piece of paper with squiggles on it to represent text. The paper has another green rectangle behind it and next to this it says 'Bold Types'

Bold Types: Our 2016 Winners

Ahead of the closing date of our 2017 Bold Types: Scottish Women’s Creative Writing Competition, we thought we’d share the work of our 2016 competition winners to serve as inspiration.

Book Cover for Anuradha Roy's Sleeping on Jupiter

Digital Book Group: Anuradha Roy Answers Our Questions

In August, GWL Digital Book Group read Sleeping on Jupiter by Anuradha Roy, winner of the 2016 DSC Prize for South Asian Literature. Here Anuradha answers our reader questions.

Story Cafe with Chitra Ramaswamy

Glasgow Women’s Library Shortlisted for the CILIP Libraries Change Lives Award

Glasgow Women’s Library’s popular Story Café has been shortlisted for the CILIP Libraries Change Lives Award, alongside libraries in Suffolk, Kirklees and Norfolk.

Northanger Abbey Cover

October’s Digital Book Group Read: Northanger Abbey by Val McDermid

The next book we’re reading as part of our GWL Digital Book Group is Val McDermid’s Northanger Abbey.