A one-day symposium featuring a programme of women writers to mark International Women’s Day. Join us to explore in fiction and fact women identified as dangerous–creatively, socially and politically.
This will be the fifth event sponsored by IASH and Scottish PEN in celebration of International Women’s Day. We are pleased to also acknowledge the support of the Principal of the University of Edinburgh.
This event, including lunch and refreshments, is free, but booking is essential as places are limited.
Coffee and tea available from 9.45am
10.15 Formal Welcome: Peta Freestone (IASH) and Jenni Calder (Scottish PEN)
10.30 Dangerous Women Introduction: Faith Pullin
3.45 Round table discussion and a Year of Dangerous Women chaired by Elizabeth Reeder