From my inbox from Deborah Withers:
Music & Liberation: Women’s Liberation Music Making in the UK, 1970-1989 will show how feminists used music as an activist tool to entertain and empower women during the 1970s and 1980s.
It brings together for the first time a diverse collection of women’s cultural heritage to inspire and inform contemporary audiences about the politics of music making.
The exhibition is touring the UK Sept 2012-Jan 2013 at the following venues and dates:
Butetown History & Arts Centre, Cardiff 4 – 24 September
Bureau Gallery, Manchester, 27 September – 25 October
Glasgow Women’s Library, Glasgow, 29 October – 26 November
Space Station Sixty-Five, London 30 Nov – 15 Jan 2013
For further information about the project, and how to get involved, please contact:
Project Coordinator: Dr. Deborah Withers