8 March 2013, will see the launch of a new online resource exploring the UK’s first national Women’s Liberation Movement oral history archive.
International Women’s Day, 8 March 2013, will see the launch of a new online resource exploring the UK’s first national Women’s Liberation Movement oral history archive.
From Spare Rib to Greenham Common, Southall Black Sisters to the Northern Ireland Women's Right's Movement, this site explores the stories of the women who powered the UK Women’s Liberation Movement. Sisterhood and After is a three year project funded by the Leverhulme Trust in partnership with the University of Sussex and The Women’s Library.
The Sisterhood website is aimed at secondary school students and teachers, and lifelong learners. Through oral history audio clips, contextual narrative, archival images, and specially commissioned films, site visitors will be able to:
Visit www.bl.uk/sisterhood from 8 March 2013 to find out more about this exciting, sometimes controversial, always thought-provoking period in recent history.
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