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Revolutionary Women Around the World: Art Exhibition and Discussion

Come join us to learn and discuss revolutionary women such as Queen Amina of Zaria, Elizabeth Gaskell and others who contributed to our world’s educational, political, economic and societal structures. The speakers will be;

Sairah Yassir-Deane

Sairah is a Clinical Relations Specialist who has formerly worked for a Charity which specialises in researching and disseminating contributions from overlooked civilisations. She is also a community activist who has raised funds and awareness for various charities including Remembering Srebrenica, Cancer Research UK and others.


Faiqa Uppal

Faiqa Uppal is a painter, art tutor, designer and fine artist. She has a MFA with Distinction in Fine Arts from Punjab University, Lahore. Previously she has worked as a Lecturer in Fine Arts and Senior Website/Graphic Designer and at present is focusing on her painting and has established her own company.


Elizabeth Gaskell’s House is pleased to support this event as part of MACFEST – Muslim Art and Culture Festival with the aim of bringing communities together. https://www.launchgood.com/project/macfest#!/

Included in usual admission to the House


21st Nov 2018

1.30pm - 3pm


To begin with the old rigmarole of childhood…

Wives and Daughters