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Sheroes of Suffrage

By Charlotte Coleman – Gender Studies & Law student at SOAS, in-house writer for Sheroes at Lon-art. ‘Let us go then and make banners, and let them be beautiful’, sang Mary Lowndes in the overture to Women’s Sunday in 1908. This was the first grand-scale rally...
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Playlist #5 – Sheroic Soundtracks

‘Without music, life would be a blank to me’, said Jane Austen. And we could not agree more. Music can soothe us, energise us, transport us and, above all, inspire us. That is why we are curating this Sheroic Playlist. A list that not only...
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Playlist #4 – Sheroic Classical Music Composers

‘Without music, life would be a blank to me’, said Jane Austen. And we could not agree more. Music can soothe us, energise us, transport us and, above all, inspire us. That is why we are curating this Sheroic Playlist. A list that not only...
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Black Sheroes & Memorabilia workshop for IARS

The IARS International Institute aims ”to give everyone a chance to forge a safer, fairer and more inclusive society”.  One of their main focus is on supporting and empowering migrant and refugee women. As part of the Shores project, we run a Black Sheroes and...
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Alternative Arts – Women’s History Month in East London

Women’s History Month in East London  1-31 March 2018  www.alternativearts.co.uk  for full programme Supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund, Tower Hamlets Council , Alternative Arts and all the artists and venues participating. DAILY DIARY March 1 Celebrating Women photography exhibition. Opening Night 7pm Everyone welcome, runs...
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Sheroes reads: Interview with Sara-Jayne Poletti

Since October, we have been compiling a Sheroes Library, now filled with books written by the most inspiring women. So when we read about Sara-Jayne Poletti‘s #ReadWomen2017 project on HerStory Blog, we thought it had to be part of our Sheroes inspirational content. Last year, Sara-Jayne...
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Playlist #3 – Sheroic Sounds in Spanish

‘Without music, life would be a blank to me’, said Jane Austen. And we could not agree more. Music can soothe us, energise us, transport us and, above all, inspire us. That is why we are curating this Sheroic Playlist. A list that not only...
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Sheroes Library

Welcome to Sheroes’ virtual library! This is a selection of amazing books that have either been written by sheroic women or tell the story of sheroic lead characters. It brings together both our team’s picks and those of our followers. So if you have a...
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Sheroes Interviews: Herstóricas

Walking the streets, the cities don’t feel like they belong to us… En español aquí. Herstóricas is a cultural and educational project that aims to give visibility and recognition to the societal contributions of women throughout history. All our activities are participatory. Through walks, workshops...
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Playlist #2 – Sheroic Songs in English

‘Without music, life would be a blank to me’, said Jane Austen. And we could not agree more. Music can soothe us, energise us, transport us and, above all, inspire us. That is why we are curating this Sheroic Playlist. A list that not only...
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Playlist #1 – Sheroes from MENA

‘Without music, life would be a blank to me’, said Jane Austen. And we could not agree more. Music can soothe us, energise us, transport us and, above all, inspire us. That is why we are curating this Sheroic Playlist. A list that not only...
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Sheroes Interviews: The Ruiz Sisters

‘WE ARE ON THE CUTTING EDGE.’ During our stay in Oaxaca, Mexico, we were lucky enough to meet the Ruiz sisters. Five extremely enterprising, independent and hard-working women, who are part of Atzompa’s pottery community – one of the main pottery villages in Oaxaca. However,...
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Black HERstory Month: Where did all the black women in history go?

This article was written by our team member Bisila, for the digital magazine History Workshop after our first Black Herstory Workshops in October 2016.    In an interview some years ago, African-American actor Morgan Freeman said that he did not want a Black History Month. Since ‘black...
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Video Interviews: Coming soon!

We currently are shooting and editing our Sheroes video interviews. Our first interview with the Herstóricas team in Madrid will be ready very soon!  
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Sheroes entrevista a Herstóricas

Andamos por las calles y no tenemos estatuas, no tenemos nombres de calles, de estaciones de metro… Read in English here. Herstóricas es un proyecto de carácter cultural y educativo que visibiliza y valora la aportación históricas de las mujeres en la sociedad. Todas las...