This highly-acclaimed book presents a wonderful selection of paintings, drawings and photographs of women reading through the ages, from Vermeer, Manet and Whistler to Edward Hopper and photographer Eve Arnold. The images are accompanied by detailed commentaries that explain the context in which each image was created, and a foreword by novelist Karen Joy Fowler and an engaging introduction explore reading as a female pursuit. Women Who Read Are Dangerous will appeal to book lovers everywhere.
Showcasing thirty-five of the many women who have changed the world, spanning over four centuries. Including Cleopatra, Mary Anning, Mary Seacole, Ada Lovelace, Amelia Earhart, Rosa Parks, Anne Frank, Wangari Maathai, Anna Politkovskaya and Malala Yousafzai. Bone china mug, height 9cm.Dishwasher safe.
Celebrate women working and achieving in STEM with this brilliant pin. Part of our Badges of Honour range. Enameled blue metal badge. Measures approx 3 cm long.
A pocket-sized tin of portable confidence from The Unemployed Philosopher's Guild. Contains approx 60 peppermints. Tin measures 4.5 x 4.5 x 1.5cm.
An inspirational set of girl-power-themed pencils. Includes statements like 'Fierce, fearless, female', and 'Grab them by the patriarchy'. 6 HB pencils in a themed box. Pack measures 19 x 6 x 1.5 cm.