1. ABOUT WOWZERS FESTIVAL

    January 17, 2014 by giannagoulding

    Kicking off on International Women’s Day, Wowzers Festival is an independently organised community fringe event running in parallel with the Southbank Centre’s Women of the World festival, 8th-9th March 2014.

    Wowzers Festival is FREE to attend but you’ll need to register in advance.

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  2. Women in Music Journalism

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    March 7, 2014 by alannanoel

    In this session we will discuss on the role music journalists can play in challenging gender representation within the industry.

    Saturday 8th March
    4-5pm

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  3. Expanding Femininity

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    March 7, 2014 by amandaleonjoyce

    Drawing on strategies from fat activist, feminist and queer femme communities, we will discuss our own experiences and media representations of femininity. Then we will think about ways that femininity can be reclaimed as powerful within a misogynistic society, helping facilitate discussion on what femininity can mean today and in the future.

    Sunday 9th March, 3:00 – 4:00pm

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  4. Sex Work and Feminism: How can feminists help sex workers?

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    March 7, 2014 by amandaleonjoyce

    Want to learn more about sex work and feminism? Sex Worker Open University are here to talk stigma, violence against sex workers, criminalisation and feminism.

    Saturday 8th March, 5:00 – 6:00pm

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  5. What Does a Safe Space Look Like?

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    March 6, 2014 by giannagoulding

    Creating an environment where people feel safe, welcome and included is crucial to the organisation of feminist events. In this session, the folks behind Girl Germs, Fanny Pack, Irreverent Dance, Bad Reputation and Wowzers Festival will have a warts-n-all discussion about what works, what doesn’t, and what we’d like to change for the future.

    Sunday 9th March, 4:00 – 5:00pm

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  6. Our Moving Partner, Shirley’s Removals

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    March 6, 2014 by alannanoel

    rainbow trucks

    Shirley’s Removals is the original LGBT removal service based in London. Wowzers Festival is proud to support Shirley’s Removals, who will be helping us move our musical equipment for the weekend.

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  7. Sunday Evening Cabaret

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    March 5, 2014 by amandaleonjoyce

    Miri: Credit © Si Braybrooke at 142media 2014

    Join us on the Sunday evening of Wowzers Festival for a line up of spoken word, comedy and music from performers including Miri and Lara A King.

    Sunday 9th March, 6:00 – 8:00pm

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