29 September, 2018
Wire Wool presents
Wire Wool events presents an inspirational speaker discussing gender and power as part of the Bungalow Café Festival. Wire Wool is bringing female-centric literary events to Southampton with an emphasis on getting female voices heard.
Finn Mackay is a Senior Lecturer in Sociology at the University of the West of England in Bristol. She is author of 'Radical Feminism: Activism in Movement' published by Palgrave Macmillan. A long time feminist activist, Finn founded the London Feminist Network in 2004 and revived Reclaim the Night London UK. She speaks and writes regularly on feminist theory and social justice issues, appearing on BBC Woman's Hour, The Moral Maze and writing in The Guardian and HuffPost UK amongst others; recently Finn delivered a TEDx talk on what is feminist about equality. Her current areas of research are masculinities and gender identities
This event will be a collection point for The Homeless Period Southampton - accepting physical donations of sanitary towels and tampons. Donations can be brought on the night only, and left at the donation drop off point.
Tickets: £8 in advance or £10 on the day
For Wheelchair and Disability bookings, please call the Box Office for availability.