Saturday 8th March is International Women’s Day, and to coincide with Experience Barnsley’s inspirational look at Barnsley’s Women Against Pit Closures exhibition, the museum are holding a day of talks with the theme of women and body image.
Look At Me: Images of Women and the Body, will see the following guest speakers share their thoughts and views:
1pm – Look at me! Images of Women and Ageing in Popular Culture
with Dr Lorna Warren, Lecturer at University of Sheffield.
Check out Dr. Warren’s amazing project, Look At Me online here > representing-ageing.com/
1:30pm – The Beau Monde: Fashionable Dress in 18th Century Europe
with Anne Fay, Head of Education at The Wallace Collection.
You can look at Anne Fay’s work at Wallace Collection here wallacecollection.org/collections/event/5786
2pm – Admen and Eve – The Post-Feminist Icon of Female Power
with Katie Edwards, Lecturer and Author.
Katie also researches gender, sexuality and…
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