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HEARTS, MINDS AND DEEDS – Helen Pankhurst and Jane Robinson

with Arifa Akbar

Saturday 19 May 3:00PM
AT Charleston
Tickets: £16

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The centenary of the Representation of the People Act, which gave women who were householders and older than 30 the vote, is a reason for celebration as well as a determination to continue to campaign for women’s causes. Jane Robinson’s Hearts and Minds explores the history of the suffragists, ordinary people effecting extraordinary change; Helen Pankhurst’s Deeds Not Words considers how female lives have changed over the past century and what remains to be achieved. Jane Robinson is the author of Bluestockings, a book about women’s fight for an education.  Helen Pankhurst, great-granddaughter of Emmeline Pankhurst, is a women’s rights activist.   They discuss feminism past and present with Arifa Akbar, journalist, reviewer and Head of Content at Unbound. 

SUPPORTED BY MAYFIELD SCHOOL

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