Hannah Wright

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.

Close up of a farming diary being investigated by the Community Curators

Community Curators: Exploring the Museum Stores

Our dynamic group of Community Curators meet regularly and have been learning the ins and outs of museum work from collections care to exhibitions.

Fire in the Blood Book Cover, depicting a woman with her head on a man's knee and he is looking down at her

September’s Digital Book Group Read: Fire in the Blood by Irène Némirovsky

The next book we’re reading as part of our GWL Digital Book Group is Fire in the Blood by Irène Némirovsky, the celebrated author of the international bestseller Suite Française.

Creative Writing Credit: GWL

Bold Types: Scottish Women’s Creative Writing Competition

Be bold and submit your short stories and poems to Scotland’s only free creative writing competition for women. Our theme this year is Body Positive.

Travelling Gallery and Women’s History Unwrapped

Travelling Gallery is a contemporary art space inside a bus, which will tour a new exhibition by Lauren Printy Currie around Scotland.

Transatlantic Literary Women

Transatlantic Literary Women Podcast

Transatlantic Literary Women have teamed up with Wheezy Whispers on their first podcast. This first episode will give you an idea of the content of the series, and serve as an introduction to the rest of the podcast.

GWL Autumn Programme 2017 Out Now!

Our Autumn Programme 2017 is now available!

Sleeping on Jupiter Book Cover

August’s Digital Book Group Read: Sleeping on Jupiter by Anuradha Roy

The next title as part of our GWL Digital Book Group is Sleeping on Jupiter by Anuradha Roy, winner of the 2016 DSC Prize for South Asian Literature. This is a stark and unflinching novel by a spellbinding storyteller, about religion, love and violence in the modern world.

Stamp As You Stomp

Stamp As You Stomp

To celebrate the 10th anniversary of our Women’s Heritage Walks, we’re launching ‘Stamp As You Stomp’ for those who join us in uncovering the hidden histories of women in Glasgow in all six of our Heritage Walks. If you stomp all six walks you’ll get six stamps and six stamps equals a special GWL treat!