We Are The Granddaughters Of The Witches You Could Not Burn – Launch

By 18th May 2018Current Events

Scarabeus Aerial Theatre, Parliament Hill School + Sharna Jackson presents

We Are The Granddaughters Of The Witches You Could Not Burn – Launch

Wednesday 6 June
Main Space
free

In a nutshell

Join us at the launch event for this exhibition celebrating 100 years of women’s activism. Speakers include the exhibition co-curators, local activist Julie Begum and YA author Holly Bourne.

Go on…

2018 marks 100 years of some women having the right to vote in the UK – but what happened, and what’s really changed?

We Are The Granddaughters Of The Witches You Could Not Burn highlights and celebrates women then and now, locally and globally who have been at the forefront of driving change.

Our opening event features three short talks from women who are changing the world.

  • The co-curators from Parliament Hill School
  • Julie Begum – activist, chair of the Swadhinata Trust, life-long resident of Tower Hamlets
  • Holly Bourne – author of the best-selling Spinster Club series, which helps educate teenagers about feminism.

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