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  • Spare Rib magazine issue 001

    Magazine

    Issue 1 of Spare Rib sets the tone for this ground-breaking feminist magazine with an editorial aimed at raising awarene...

  • Spare Rib magazine issue 007

    Magazine

    Spare Rib had a unique style and instantly recognisable format thanks to some dedicated and highly creative designers. W...

  • Spare Rib magazine issue 009

    Magazine

    Concerned with the politics of the household and domestic labour, Spare Rib also celebrated women’s domestic skills and ...

  • Spare Rib magazine issue 023

    Magazine

    As the voice of the women’s liberation movement of the 1970s and 80s, Spare Rib also drew on women’s history, documentin...

  • Spare Rib magazine issue 026

    Magazine

    Women’s unpaid labour in the home has been a key theme for feminists since the early 1970s when they started to look clo...

  • Spare Rib magazine issue 029

    Magazine

    The style, format and design of Spare Rib was unique. Always working within a tight budget, the magazine’s designers su...

  • Spare Rib magazine issue 036

    Magazine

    Women experienced discrimination in all fields of work in the 1970s but arguably one of the hardest fields to for a w...

  • Spare Rib magazine issue 037

    Magazine

    Spare Rib always sought to represent the experiences and lives of all women and this included women around the world....

  • Spare Rib magazine issue 044

    Magazine

    Spare Rib welcomed contributions from readers, providing a platform for real-life stories of women from different ba...

  • Spare Rib magazine issue 046

    Magazine

    Sexism in the music industry was exposed in a number of features in Spare Rib. As demand for non-sexist music and b...

  • Spare Rib magazine issue 061

    Magazine

    Spare Rib reported on many news stories of the 1970s, 80s and 90s and provides a useful record of this period in terms o...

  • Spare Rib magazine issue 063

    Magazine

    Fiction, in the form of short stories and poetry, was an important part of Spare Rib which included work by new and upc...

  • Spare Rib magazine issue 066

    Magazine

    Each issue of Spare Rib provided a feast of debate, discussion, entertainment and reviews. Exploring topics from the fro...

  • Spare Rib magazine issue 071

    Magazine

    The content of any one issue of Spare Rib was rich and diverse. There were articles on feminists from around the world a...

  • Spare Rib magazine issue 072

    Magazine

    Always a highly visual magazine, Spare Rib was an important forum for expression through photography and illustration. R...