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Remarkable Women on Paper

4th October, 2018 at 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Free

Whether you’re a seasoned or first time writer, join us at this creative writing workshop with poet Ruth Carr. We all know women who have made a difference to us, either personally or historically, but whose lives have been overlooked or undervalued in some way.  Make these remarkable women visible and celebrate their lives by recreating them on paper.

Remarkable Women on Paper, Thursday 4th October, 3pm to 5pm, Women only, 16+

Born in Belfast, Ruth edited the first anthology of women’s writing to come out of Northern Ireland, and was a founder member of Word of Mouth women’s poetry collective.

Before this workshop, Ruth will be at Story Café, reading from her latest collection, Feather and Bone, which responds with curiosity and compassion to the lives of two remarkable women from the past: Dorothy Wordsworth and Mary Ann McCracken.

Booking

This event is women only* and free to attend. We prefer for tickets to be booked in advance whenever possible. Please book below (you will be taken through the shopping cart but no charge will be made) or you can call us on 0141 550 2267. If you have booked a place and are no longer able to attend please let us know so that we can make your place available to someone else.

*All women-only events are inclusive of Trans and Intersex women, as well as non-binary and gender fluid people who identify in a significant way as woman or female.

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Details

Date:
4th October, 2018
Time:
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Organizer

Glasgow Women’s Library
Phone:
0141 550 2267
Email:
info@womenslibrary.org.uk
Website:
https://womenslibrary.org.uk/

Location

Glasgow Women’s Library
23 Landressy Street
Glasgow, G40 1BP United Kingdom
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Phone:
0141 550 2267