Title: 21 Revolutions: New writings and prints inspired by the collection at Glasgow Women’s Library
Author(s)/Editor(s): Adele Patrick
Publisher: Freight Books
Dimensions: 32 × 21.6 cm
Format: Soft cover
Glasgow Women’s Library is unique, part of the international feminist art and archive movement that has proliferated since the 1970s, its collections include an unrivalled range of artefacts and material relating to the women’s movement in Scotland. 21 Revolutions is a beautiful full colour, coffee table book celebrating the Library’s twenty first anniversary and featuring work by 21 artists and 21 writers, including some of Scotland’s most celebrated women creatives.
Jackie Kay, Jen Hadfield, Anne Donovan, Karen Campbell, Denise Mina, Elizabeth Reeder, A.L. Kennedy, Helen Fitzgerald, Zoe Wicomb, Muriel Gray, Louise Welsh, Janice Galloway, Lucy Skaer, Karla Black, Claire Barclay, Sam Ainsley, Corin Sworn and many others have created extraordinary art, poetry and prose, each inspired by individual artefacts in the library, across the fields of social and women’s history, feminism and equality.