Thursday 8 March 20187:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Critical theorist Sara Ahmed describes the feminist 'killjoy' as the woman who speaks out about a sexist joke at the dinner table, disrupting the moment and spoiling the fun.
It is this bold spirit of continued resistance that we'll be celebrating on International Women's Day.
At a time when feminist discussions are more prevalent than ever thanks to the #metoo campaign and the centenary of the right to vote (for some women), we’re hosting an intimate evening that will take a critical look at where feminism is today.
Rather than getting lost in memes, hashtags and celebrity speeches, we’ll be delving into the ongoing issue of inequality – looking at what was won 100 years ago and the important work that still needs to be done.
It will be a night of drinks, discussion, poetry and performance featuring Dr Alyosxa Tudor from Centre of Gender Studies at SOAS, Egyptian feminist writer and poet Lina Ashour and Iranian artist, writer and academic Saba Zavarei.
In this session, Dr. Ali Binazir will share some of the main principles behind becoming a compelling speaker so you can deliver those presentations with confidence every time.
Join Jené Roestorf and Lucy Gerardin for our very first She Thinks, a forum designed for women to share and learn from each other.
Hear journalist and former editor-in-chief of The Guardian Alan Rusbridger in conversation with Second Home co-founder Rohan Silva.
Join Roaming Member Daniel Phan for a session on how to build deeper customer relationships in a digital world.
The FGC MIXER is an amazing opportunity to connect with the FutureGirlCorp founders and members - so whether you're an FGC veteran or just wanna get involved with a boss community of female founders, feel free to come along!
Join us to celebrate the launch of David Bowie: A Life — the remarkable biography of one of Britain’s brightest stars from writer and Editor of GQ Magazine, Dylan Jones.