The Girl Library; a Reading Group, 2017

The Girl Library – a Reading Group, hosted by SPUR
As part of the exhibition Reading Gendered Words at Leeds Arts University, SPUR hosted two reading and screening groups around the theme of the word girl, where we read, watched and discussed together a number of texts that investigate the word girl and girl culture.

20 April 2017, 12-1pm
Leeds Arts University, Blenheim Walk Gallery
Tiqqun’s Preliminary Materials For a Theory of the Young-Girl (2012) & a screening of Sadie Benning’s iconic video Girl Power (1992).

24 April 2017, 6-8pm
Leeds Arts University, Blenheim Walk Gallery
A section of Catherine Driscoll’s book Girls: Feminine adolescence in popular culture and cultural theory and a selection of artist films responding to girlhood.


At Leeds Arts University, Leeds, UK

On 20/04/2017 – 24/04/2017