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Readers of Colour

Readers of Colour

30th September at 6:00 pm - 7:15 pm

Join Readers of Colour online to discover and chat about poetry, fiction, and narrative non-fiction by women writers of colour.

Making Her Mark research. Credit: GWL

Making Her Mark

14th October at 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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One event on 14th October, 2020 at 1:00 pm

One event on 28th October, 2020 at 1:00 pm

One event on 11th November, 2020 at 1:00 pm

How are women’s lives reflected in Renfrewshire’s towns and villages? How are they celebrated or remembered? These sessions are a chance to try out something new, take part in creative workshops, make friends and contribute to an exciting end of project exhibition in Paisley in 2021.

Making Her Mark research. Credit: GWL

Making Her Mark

28th October at 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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One event on 14th October, 2020 at 1:00 pm

One event on 28th October, 2020 at 1:00 pm

One event on 11th November, 2020 at 1:00 pm

How are women’s lives reflected in Renfrewshire’s towns and villages? How are they celebrated or remembered? These sessions are a chance to try out something new, take part in creative workshops, make friends and contribute to an exciting end of project exhibition in Paisley in 2021.

Three books standing on a shelf with a plant. The books are New Daughters of Africa, edited by Margaret Busby, which has a black cover with a photo of a black woman looking directly at the reader, her hands clasped behind her head; Where the Wild Ladies Are, by Matsuda Aoko, a yellow cover with a dark abstract shape in the top half, and an illustration of the knees of two women in skirts sitting beside each other; Queenie, by Candace Carty-Williams, a deep pink cover with the head of a black woman in profile, her face not visible, and long braids pulled up into a bun.

Online: Readers of Colour

28th October at 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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One event on 25th November, 2020 at 6:00 pm

One event on 16th December, 2020 at 6:00 pm

One event on 27th January, 2021 at 6:00 pm

Join Readers of Colour online to discover and chat about poetry, fiction, and narrative non-fiction by women and non-binary writers of colour.

Story Cafe Radical Women. Credit: GWL

Online: Story Café Special: Radical Women

29th October at 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Sit back and listen to talks, stories and poems that celebrate the lives of poets, writers and fighters – from suffragettes and radical women poets of the past to Scottish women fighting for workplace equality in the twentieth century.

Making Her Mark research. Credit: GWL

Making Her Mark

11th November at 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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One event on 14th October, 2020 at 1:00 pm

One event on 28th October, 2020 at 1:00 pm

One event on 11th November, 2020 at 1:00 pm

How are women’s lives reflected in Renfrewshire’s towns and villages? How are they celebrated or remembered? These sessions are a chance to try out something new, take part in creative workshops, make friends and contribute to an exciting end of project exhibition in Paisley in 2021.

Three books standing on a shelf with a plant. The books are New Daughters of Africa, edited by Margaret Busby, which has a black cover with a photo of a black woman looking directly at the reader, her hands clasped behind her head; Where the Wild Ladies Are, by Matsuda Aoko, a yellow cover with a dark abstract shape in the top half, and an illustration of the knees of two women in skirts sitting beside each other; Queenie, by Candace Carty-Williams, a deep pink cover with the head of a black woman in profile, her face not visible, and long braids pulled up into a bun.

Online: Readers of Colour

25th November at 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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One event on 25th November, 2020 at 6:00 pm

One event on 16th December, 2020 at 6:00 pm

One event on 27th January, 2021 at 6:00 pm

Join Readers of Colour online to discover and chat about poetry, fiction, and narrative non-fiction by women and non-binary writers of colour.

Women in the Landscape Story Café Kairos

Online: Story Café Special: Women in the Landscape

3rd December at 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Listen to readings from some fabulous women writers who have connected in different ways with our built and natural heritage at this online Women in the landscape Story Café.

Three books standing on a shelf with a plant. The books are New Daughters of Africa, edited by Margaret Busby, which has a black cover with a photo of a black woman looking directly at the reader, her hands clasped behind her head; Where the Wild Ladies Are, by Matsuda Aoko, a yellow cover with a dark abstract shape in the top half, and an illustration of the knees of two women in skirts sitting beside each other; Queenie, by Candace Carty-Williams, a deep pink cover with the head of a black woman in profile, her face not visible, and long braids pulled up into a bun.

Online: Readers of Colour

16th December at 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on 25th November, 2020 at 6:00 pm

One event on 16th December, 2020 at 6:00 pm

One event on 27th January, 2021 at 6:00 pm

Join Readers of Colour online to discover and chat about poetry, fiction, and narrative non-fiction by women and non-binary writers of colour.

Camp Books courtesy of Brook Palmieri

Weemin’s Wark

26th January, 2021 - 26th March, 2021

The Weemin's Wark exhibition aims to increase the visibility of women’s contribution to contemporary island culture by providing a safe space in which to examine notions of labour and positivity for women and allies who challenge structures of social and institutional inequality.

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