Saturday 11 August 14:00 - 15:00
Travel back in time with two historic novelists. CILIP Carnegie Medal winner Theresa Breslin has explored everything from Romans to Revolutionary Russia in her writing. Whilst in The Princess and the Suffragette, Holly Webb has given a new twist to a...
Swim When You're Winning
Saturday 11 August 17:00 - 18:00
Sunday 12 August 17:00 - 18:00
Monday 13 August 12:00 - 13:00
Award-winning illustrator David Roberts's beautiful book, Suffragette: The Battle for Equality, tells of the bravery and achievements of the country's most determined women through stunning pictures and illustrations, marking 100 years since some...
Thursday 16 August 16:00 - 17:00
Chitra Nagarajan is an editor of She Called Me Woman, a groundbreaking collection of stories about life in Africa as a queer woman. These are narratives of first time love, curiosity and growing-up defying society's rules. In When We Speak of Nothing,...
Deeds and Words
Saturday 18 August 10:30 - 11:30
100 years after British women first gained voting rights, two books tell of the remarkable women who fought for equality. Diane Atkinson shares her defining biography of the suffragettes, Rise Up Women, while Jane Robinson's Hearts and Minds explores...
Sunday 19 August 11:00 - 13:30
2018 marks 100 years since the first women in Britain won the right to vote. Join us in Story Box to celebrate Vote 100 with placards, rosettes, sashes and suffragette-themed crafts aplenty.
Families & 7+
Sunday 19 August 13:30 - 14:30
Tuesday 21 August 18:30 - 20:00
Mindful of the great tradition of women salonières and gatherings of women creatives that have driven cultural change, Glasgow Women's Library created their Herland Salon, a forum for women to learn and share their thoughts about the world in a...
Thursday 23 August 10:00 - 18:00
The Take Over Tent for Revolting Women is created by Glasgow Women's Library in honour of militants and mavericks 1918-2018, with the aim of making feminist waves. An inspirational oasis for writers and readers of all ages, it's open to everyone. Drop...