I'm on the organising committee for this upcoming conference/festival. Please feel free to submit proposals...
Love, Melanie x
[edit as of Sept 2010: I am no longer personally involved with this event]
CARNIVAL OF GRASSROOTS CULTURAL FEMINIST ACTIVISM AND ART
3-5 March 2011
Centre for Women's Studies
University of York,
We welcome proposals for a three-day international conference and festival of academic papers, presentations, performance, exhibitions & workshops.
The event is designed to generate action as well as debate, and to inspire, celebrate & challenge understandings of women, grassroots art & politics.
We ask: can feminist art change the world and, if so, how? and we invite responses from activists, artists and academics.
To get involved, send 300-word proposals for papers, panels, exhibitions, workshops and performances plus a 50-word biography to:
or post to:
Carnival of feminist cultural activism
Centre for Women’s Studies
University of York
Deadline for proposals: 31 October 2010.
Please see website for further details.