Oxford International Women’s Festival

Threads of Liberation

29 February—14 March 2020

Join us for two weeks of events around Oxford celebrating women’s strengths, successes & solidarity.

2020 Events

OIWF presents: Threads of Liberation

Friday 6th March 7 – 9pm (doors open 6.30pm)

Join us for an evening of dance, poetry, humour, drama and conversation on how women’s liberation is viewed by different cultures and ages and how this has changed over time.

Women’s Liberation 50th Anniversary...

Saturday 29th February 10.30 – 6pm

The first Women’s Liberation Conference was held in Oxford in 1970. Join us to celebrate the 50th anniversary and renew the struggle for women’s equality!

Clothed in our  right minds

Clothed in our right minds

Saturday 7th March 2 – 4pm

An interactive discussion on the links between the development of feminism and changes in women’s dress from the late 19th century to the present.

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Reclaim the Night

Reclaim the Night

Sunday 8th March 6 – 10pm

Walk aimed to reclaim spaces women may avoid for fear of violence, sexual harassment or rape.

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Stepping Into My Power

Stepping Into My Power

Friday 13th March 10 – 4pm

If you want to step into your feminine power more and can’t quite see what is in the way, this workshop is perfect for you.

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OIWF Festival Dinner

OIWF Festival Dinner

Friday 13th March 6.00 for 6.30 – 9pm

Live music, speeches and dance, followed by a 3-course Indian home-cooked meal.

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