Model Interviews at WOW part 2; LaDawn, Sabine & Tansy

In this second instalment Lucy speaks to LaDawn and Sabine, who have both modelled with us a few times and taken up some professional life modelling, as well as to Tansy who first life modelled with us at our first event when she was 17 (with parental consent). She is now 20 and a LondonContinue reading “Model Interviews at WOW part 2; LaDawn, Sabine & Tansy”

Model Interviews at WOW; part 1 ~ Arleen & Emma-Jane

At Southbank’s Women of the World Festival 2013 we had a Women Only event which was also a presentation. Some women who have modelled with us during the last two and a half years took part to model as well as talk about their experiences. In this first section we talk to Arleen, an 82Continue reading “Model Interviews at WOW; part 1 ~ Arleen & Emma-Jane”

Guestblog: Sabine Zoellner reports on the Porn debate at Women of the World Festival, 10/3/’13

The panel consisted of: Julia Long – feminist activist and academic Martin Daubney – journalist and former editor of Loaded magazine Chitra Nagarajan – Black Feminists UK Helena Kennedy –  chair and lawyer for human rights QC PORNOGRAPHY – Sunday, 10.03.2013 After the introduction of the 4 participants it became clear that the nature ofContinue reading “Guestblog: Sabine Zoellner reports on the Porn debate at Women of the World Festival, 10/3/’13”

Endangered Bodies & Spirited Bodies

On Sunday 10th March at Women of the World Festival, Southbank I attended the ‘Endangered Bodies’ workshop. Endangered Bodies are an international initiative who ‘challenge the merchants of body hatred who turn girls and women against their own bodies’. ‘Anybody’ is the UK chapter and is lead by feminist activist and writer Susie Orbach whoContinue reading “Endangered Bodies & Spirited Bodies”

Naomi Wolf & Women of the World festival, Southbank

Wolf got in trouble for revealing too much of herself in her latest book entitled ‘Vagina’. Controversy, talking about her own vagina. She says that word a lot, as well as describing its different quadrants, outer and inner labia, clitoris, G-spot and perineum. She learnt a lot about vaginas since she had a spinal injuryContinue reading “Naomi Wolf & Women of the World festival, Southbank”