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Troublemakers: Queer//Feminist Academic-Activists in Cultural Theory & Activism

March 23, 2013

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Okay so I have been doing, writing, thinking and teaching all things DIY culture for a while now.  I started out doing research on UK riot grrrl in 2005. At that time riot grrrl was still a pretty bad word and the oral histories I did were sometimes the first time they had talked about […]

Riot Grrrl and Other Ecstatic Imperatives talk by Sara Marcus & ECHCD #2 – 13 March @ Northumbria University // The Central

February 21, 2012

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Love it when a plan comes together… Sara Marcus Public Seminar Facebook Event Page To help raise money for Sara’s travel expenses we will be having an after-party from 8.30pm at The Central (Gateshead) music by No Fit State, The Ladies of Midnight Blue, Martha and Gem Andrews; books and zines by The Canny Little […]

Ahoy, a Feminist Reading Group (Gendered Subjects) in Newcastle!

January 10, 2012

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I have been hunting for a feminist reading group for a while, was even thinking of setting one up so I could chat to others about awesome books like Monique Wittig’s Les Guérillères, Nina Power’s One Dimensional Women, Valerie Solanas SCUM Manifesto and Joyce Carol Oates Foxfire: Confessions of a Girl Gang and others. I […]