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Film screening ‘You Play Your Part’, Centre for Gender History, Univ of Glasgow, 18 January

January 11, 2012

The Centre for Gender History at the University of Glasgow invites you to the screening and discussion of ‘You Play Your Part’ (Kirsten MacLeod, UK, 2010), on Weds 18 January, 2-4pm, in 2 University Gardens, G11 8QQ.

The film is a unique community-based, participatory documentary about women’s struggles in Govan and Greater Glasgow. Taking its inspiration from the Govan Rent strikes of 1915, the film tells the stories of campaigning women in the area. Produced and directed by Kirsten MacLeod with members of the Govan Seniors Film Group and the Platforum Mental Health Service, in association with Plantation Productions and the University of the West of Scotland.

The film and discussion will be of interest to those working on social history, gender, community engagement, and memory.

No booking is required. For further information please contact Maud Bracke (maud.bracke@glasgow.ac.uk).

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