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IN PRAISE OF WOMAN, LIFE, FREEDOM

March 7, 2023 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

FREE - Booking Advised (see description)

When:  Tuesday 7th March | 17:30-19:30

Where:  Hybrid event(in-person) Room LMBO30/31, Law and Management Building, University of York Campus East, YO10 5GD. https://bit.ly/UoYdirections  (online) Zoom.

Cost: Free. (in-person) Book if possible, but you are welcome to turn up without booking. (online) Essential to book to receive the Zoom link. Book on Eventbrite shorturl.at/osxCZ  Booking closes 16:00, 7th March.

Access: (in-person) Wheelchair accessible, hearing loop, accessible toilet. (online) Those Zooming-in are encouraged to participate creatively; email us if you would like support with this, and we’ll do our best to help.

DESCRIPTION: Join us for an evening of solidarity with Iranian women! We start with a talk by Dr Leili Galehdaran about the origins of cutting and throwing hair in the literature of Iran, Mesopotamia, and Greece. We then move to a performance art gallery including interactive choreography, pictures, and fighting symbol displays for addressing themes of women’s rights and female resistance. Every visitor in-person or online is a potential performer in this gallery. For more information about what will happen, please see the Eventbrite site shorturl.at/osxCZ or email us.
Let’s gather in solidarity to make change happen!

THIS EVENT IS PART OF YORK INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S WEEK 2023: www.yorkwomen.org.uk

Details

Date:
March 7, 2023
Time:
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Cost:
FREE - Booking Advised (see description)
Website:
 shorturl.at/osxCZ

Organiser

York International Women’s Week (YIWW)

Venue

HYBRID: Room LMBO30/31, Law and Management Building, University of York Campus East, YO10 5GD // ZOOM
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