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Black Women’s Independent Publishing

  • Creative Lab - CCA Glasgow 350 Sauchiehall Street Glasgow, Scotland, G2 3JD United Kingdom (map)

A workshop looking at the political history of Black women’s independent publishing in the UK from Claudia Jones’s “The West Indian Gazette” to modern collectives such as gal-dem. Beginning with a short presentation we’ll be looking at writings, illustrations and discussing the political and cultural significance of Black women’s independent publishing on the wider publishing world. Participants are welcome to bring their own work or the work of others for discussion. All races and genders are welcome but please be aware that this is an event that centres Black women and people of colour.

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Talks and panel discussions will have BSL interpretation. BSL is available for workshops upon request please let us know before 1 April 2019.

Earlier Event: April 20
Coptic Bookbinding
Later Event: April 20
Evening with Travis Alabanza