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Rose McGowan with Afua Hirsch at the Edinburgh International Book Festival 2018

Dates
Monday, August 13, 2018 - 15:15 to 16:15

The Open University in Scotland is delighted to be supporting the Rose McGowan with Afua Hirsch event, at the Edinburgh International Book Festival 2018.

Rose McGowan with Afua Hirsch Rose McGowan
A Brave Woman
Monday 13 August, 15:15-16:15

Baillie Gifford Main Theatre, Charlotte Square

In 2018 the film industry, for so long a haven of misogyny and sexism, has found itself at the heart of a worldwide ‘cataclysmic global reckoning’, in which women everywhere are standing up defiantly against predatory male behaviour. In Brave, the American actress Rose McGowan recounts her fight against the Hollywood machine. Today she talks to Afua Hirsch about her campaign to help all women reclaim their lives. 

Tickets £12.00, £10.00 concession. Book tickets on the Edinburgh International Book Festival website

 

There is free learning to try on the OU site OpenLearn, such the World-changing women collection, the interactive resource How women changed the world and the 8-hour course Writing what you know

The OU offers the modules Creative Writing and Advanced Creative Writing, a BA (Honours) English Literature and Creative Writing and an MA in Creative Writing

Contact us

If you are interested in potentially holding an event with us,

call +44 (0) 131 226 3851  
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