Author Archives: Naoise Murphy

Femstival @ Empty Shop HQ

Femstival @ Empty Shop HQ arose out of a desire to celebrate women. Women, in all their glorious diversity, talent and creativity. That’s what International Women’s Day means to me personally – it’s not necessarily about talking politics, academic discussions of what it means to call oneself a woman, or teasing out the nitty gritty […]

From revolution to topless protest: a brief history of feminism in France

Naoise Murphy explores the rich and varied history of French feminism.