International Women’s Day (IWD) is a great day to celebrate books by women of colour. It is a global celebration of the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. It is celebrated annually on March 8th, providing an opportunity to acknowledge and raise awareness about the challenges that women still face around the world.Continue reading “Books by women of colour on International Women’s Day”
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What it means to be a dangerous woman – with Dangerous Women contributor Bidisha
Dangerous Women contributor Bidisha speaks about the need for women to embrace being dangerous.
Book Club: Cassandra Speaks by Elizabeth Lesser
It was so wonderful to chat to business leader, mental health advocate and women’s empowerment activist Jenny Ramirez from She Alpha Co. on the eighth How To Be…IG Live Book Club, where we discussed the book Cassandra Speaks by Elizabeth Lesser. ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ out of five, described as a great starting point if you want to learn moreContinue reading “Book Club: Cassandra Speaks by Elizabeth Lesser”
Awe-inspiring Women in STEM books
The International Day of Women and Girls in Science on February 11 allows us to honour women’s significant achievements in science and place a much-needed focus on girls entering Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) careers. One of the best ways to support them is to know their names and buy their work, where possible.Continue reading “Awe-inspiring Women in STEM books”