Firebrand Women: Generating Change

How did women challenge the politics of their time and change the world? Badges, posters, zines, sashes and postcards illustrate 100 years of activism in this exhibition.

Firebrand Women: Generating Change

About Firebrand Women: Generating Change

This exhibition tells the stories of 100 years of women challenging the politics of their time. Badges, posters, zines, sashes and postcards illustrate how women have changed the world, from suffragettes to the radical zine-makers of today.

It can be viewed on the Mezzanine floor during Edinburgh Central Library's normal opening hours.

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