This course will take place online, for a reduced rate of £5.
Fancy meeting the suffragette who was so excited by the cause she bought the WSPU tea set twice? How about the remarkable woman who put up Ghandi in the East End, Britain’s first ever female firefighter, and the Berwickshire Granarchists? We'll be introducing you to these activists, and many more, at our online tour.
Explore the different collections we hold on Feminist and Women's History through our Archives.
Who is this course for?
Anyone interested in feminist and women’s history.
Will I need any equipment or materials?
This course will be held via Zoom. You need a computer/laptop or mobile phone to access the Zoom website, and a reliable internet connection. For further information on how to join a Zoom meeting, you can watch the joining video here.
Image: Women’s March on London Collection
Meet the Tutor
Colleen Goldspink is the Library and Digital Archives Manager at Bishopsgate Institute and is responsible for ensuring the long-term preservation and accessibility of the growing digital collections. She qualified as an archivist in 2018, gaining an Archives and Records Management Masters at UCL, and has worked at the Institute since 2016. She is particularly interested in Feminist and Women’s history, Irish history and the Irish diaspora in London, and the history of protest and campaigning.
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- 18:00 - 19:00
- Colleen Goldspink
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