Fri, 8 March, 2019   |  The Design Museum

New Monuments for Women

In the UK, there is a severe shortage of civic monuments dedicated to the lives and achievements of women. It’s believed that public statues of men outnumber women by 16 to one.

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    London School of Economics
    This event explores what it means when narratives of regeneration are applied to cities.
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    Sun, 22 Jul
    Dixon Studio, Palace Theatre
    Expect tears and laughter as Jill Allen-King OBE, Jack Monroe, Anna Minton, Sadie Davidson, Paul Gilson and Audrey herself, tell stories of tragedy and triumph and reveal the truth behind the headlines.
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    Wed, 16 May
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    This spring, Anna joins Bristol Cathedral for a stimulating panel discussion to talk about her ideas in relation to Bristol.
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    Tue, 27 Feb
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