MAKING HERSTORY EVENTS
The Great Gatsby Picnic
Date: 27th August 2017, 3PM
Grab those pearls and bow ties! It’s time for a seriously eloquent picnic! Come join us for our Great Gatsby themed picnic and revel in F. Scott Fitzgerald’s worlds for an afternoon.
Full details coming soon.
Secret Literary Saloon
Secret Literary Saloon Suffragettes Special – Anita Anand
TBC: November 2017
Come and join us in hearing author and presenter Anita Anand discuss her eye-opening and beautifully written biography of Sophia Duleep-Singh: real life Indian princess, British suffragette, and revolutionary!
This special event will be marking the 116th anniversary of the founding of the Women’s Social & Political Union (WSPU) by Sophia’s fellow suffragette, Emmeline Pankhurst.
EXTERNAL EVENTS OF INTEREST
Women’s Hustings 2017
Date: Monday 22nd May 2017, 6PM-8PM
Venue: The Auditorium, Chartered Insurance Institute, 20 Aldermanbury, London EC2V 7HY
FREE: Book HERE.
With a snap election set to take place, how do candidates plan to defend women’s rights post-Brexit? How will they tackle the pay gap, misogyny and gender-based violence? And what will they do about period poverty and pregnancy discrimination? Come and hear MPs across the political parties address these questions and many more. Full line-up of speakers will be announced shortly. Booking essential.