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Story Café Special: Waymaking
21st February, 2019 at 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Urban or rural, near or far, women writers have enfolded ecological feminism, landscape and environment into their creative writing for decades.
Story Cafe Special: Waymaking, Thursday 21st February, 12.30pm to 2.30pm, Women only, 16+
At this Story Cafe Special we celebrate Waymaking, an anthology of women’s adventure writing published in October 2018.
Writers from the anthology will take us on a journey through their work, answering your questions about what it means for us to be women in the wilderness, our senses sharpened and our imaginations invigorated.
We’ll enjoy readings from the anthology by some of the writers themselves, followed by open, informal discussion about the themes of women in the landscape, adventure and women’s access to space and place.
Find out more about the Waymaking anthology here.
Find more events in our Women and the Environment programme
This event is for women only*, 16+, and there is no need to book. This event costs £2 full price and you can pay on the day. We offer subsidised and/or free places for students, people on a low income, unemployed or those in receipt of benefit and Friends of GWL.
*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.
Glasgow Women’s Library is wheelchair accessible, with lifts to the first floor and the Mezzanine Floor. We have accessible toilets and all the bathrooms are individual closed stalls and are gender neutral. Our larger Events Space is fitted with an induction loop. A portable induction loop is also available. For paid events free companion tickets are available.
- 21st February, 2019
- 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
- Event Categories:
- National Lifelong Learning Events, Story Café, Women and the Environment, Women in the Landscape
- Event Tags:
- Adventure Writing, ecofeminism, nature writing, Story Cafe, Story Cafe Special, Women Authors, Women in the Landscape, women's writing
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