York International Women’s Week

The Body Projects Conference is just one of the events happening in York during International Women’s Week (2nd-10th March). If you are staying in York on Friday 8th March please do find out what other events are happening, such as this music, comedy and poetry night:

Union Jill, Kate Fox, Holly Taymar and Julia Deakin
Venue: Fibbers, 8-10 Stonebow House, York YO1 7NP
Time: 8 pm Cost: £8
Tickets: http://www.fibbers.co.uk/events or on the door
A night of music, comedy and poetry, featuring talented women with
Yorkshire links. Union Jill are known for their folk-tinged storytelling
songs, often focusing on women’s issues. Julia Deakin is a prizewinning
poet who recently published her 2nd collection and has
featured on BBC Radio 4’s Woman’s Hour. Holly Taymar is one of
York’s best singer-songwriters. Kate Fox is a comedian, poet and
performer – a cross between Sylvia Plath and Victoria Wood! Kate
has been poet in residence on BBC Radio 4’s Saturday Live and
been featured on shows including BBC 2’s Daily Politics.

A full programme of York International Women’s Week can be found here: 

YIWW 2013 Programme


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