Ellen Malos

Ellen Malos

Biography

Ellen Malos was a central figure in the women’s liberation movement in Bristol, using her house as its first women’s centre and refuge in 1973. She worked for Women’s Aid and became an activist scholar of gender violence and social policy as well as the politics of housework and women's history. She was also a member of the Half the Sky collective, which produced the first introduction to Women's Studies in the UK.

Listen to Ellen Malos discussing organising the Bristol WLM conference, Sisterhow – an artistic protest, Wages for Housework and the importance of belonging to a movement.

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