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Sunday 29 April 2018, 1.30-3.30pm
London Graphic Novel Network CIC presents:

The Inking Woman: In conversation with Nicola Streeten & Cath Tate
Discussing 250 years of Women Cartoon and Comic Artists in Britain
Peckham Pod 2, Peckham Library 122 Peckham Hill St, SE15 5JR

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Thursday 21 June 2018, 7-8pm
The Inking Woman: 250 Years of Women Cartoon and Comic Artists in Britain, with Nicola Streeten and Cath Tate

As part of feminist book fortnight
Five Leaves Bookshop
14a Long Row, Nottingham

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Friday 22 June 2018, 7.15-8.15pm
Women Cartoonists and Comic Artists

Nicola Streeten, Cath Tate, editors of The Inking Woman, and artist Kate Charlesworth discuss the history and politics of women’s comics.

British Library, London
Book here



Thursday 29 March 2018

Publication of  The Inking Woman: 250 Years of Women Cartoon and Comic Artists in Britain (Myriad Editions) Nicola Streeten and Cath Tate
Author Event with Nicola Streeten and Cath Tate
321 Whitechapel Road E1 3BU
Whitechapel tube
tel 020 7364 1736
‘The inking Woman’ is a groundbreaking picture-led celebration of the work of over 100 named British artists, and a few anonymous ones, revealing the wealth of women’s art and insight spanning 200 years. Join Nicola and Cath as they discuss their new book.

Saturday 24 March 2018
The inaugural Laydeez Day Festival, 3.30pm onwards
Free Word Centre, London

Sunday 25 March 2018, 4.45-5.45pm
Nicola Streeten and Kate Charlesworth Aye Con
Aye Write Festival

Friday 9 – Sunday 11 March 2018
British Council Creating Heroines Stall
Women of the World (WOW) Festival Marketplace

Southbank Centre, Royal Festival Hall (RFH), 
British Council Creating Heroines comics-making workshop
Women of the World (WOW) Festival
Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre, London

Monday 12 March 2018, 8pm
Why aren’t there more women political cartoonists?
Presentation and panel discussion
National Union of Journalists HQ
Headland House, 
Proctor Street, just off Grans Inn Road, London



17 February 2018
So you want to write a graphic novel?
The Girls’ Guide to Graphic Novels Masterclass

British Council Creating Heroines
Women of the World Festival, Kathmandu, Nepal

Friday 10 November, 6-9pm
A Woman’s Place
Rachael House’s Feminist Disco
Guest presentation

Venue: Room 76, Falmer Bar, The University of Sussex, BN1 9RH

Sunday 8 October, 2.30-3.30pm
Cheltenham Literature Festival
A Woman’s Place
In conversation with Hannah Berry and Paula Knight 

Thursday 21 September
Comics Forum Conference: Comics and Space
Keynote Address with Steven Appleby: The Ambiguity of Gendered Space

Saturday 23 September
Thought Bubble – The Leeds Comic Art Festival
So what’s your other job? Myriad cartoonists fill the Thought Bubble
Panel discussion chaired by Corinne Pearlman with Darryl Cunningham, Ottilie Hainsworth, Paula Knight, and Una