IWD Post #1 : Can feminist art change the world?

Here are a few things I saw whilst at York University’s Centre for Women’s Studies’ ‘Carnival of feminist cultural activism‘ :

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Julia Triston‘s Knicker Bunting

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The Potentia Magazine team

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Catherine Redfern and Kristin Aune, authors of Reclaiming the F Word: The New Feminist Movement and Gail from The Feminist Library

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Bill Savage and the backdrop for the karaoke video of Le Tigre’s Keep on Livin’

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Paper Women

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Dolly, the festival Pinata

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Charlotte ‘The Beefer’ Cooper, head of The Chubster gang, teaching wannabe chubsters how to spit at the BMI chart.

I had a brilliant, brilliant time. I will blog later about how my own workshop went. Happy International Women’s Day!

Oh and yes, I do believe that feminist art can indeed change the world.

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One Response to “IWD Post #1 : Can feminist art change the world?”

  1. Mid-week RoundUp | missbeliever Says:

    [...] Some great images from the ‘Carnival of Feminist Cultural Activity’ at York Uni, by Rosa (another girl I’m always crushing hard on. SO GOOD AND INSPIRING) [...]

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