Women, Power and Influence in North Tyneside

Date and time: 

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 13:00 to 15:00


Segedunum, Buddle Street, Wallsend NE28 6HR

A series of workshops for women and girls to discuss the Women who have shaped North Tyneside in the last 100 years.

Using objects from our collection, as stimulus to reflect on these inspiring women, the project will culminate in a centenary edition of the publication ‘Scarlett Women’, which was first produced in the 1970s by women of North Tyneside.

The following are the dates and activities that will be included in the workshops between now and Christmas - 

Tuesday 13th November 1-3pm @ Segedunum                             

Workshop 1 ‘Introduction, what are collections? And a timeline of women’s activity in North Tyneside’

Tuesday 20th November 1-3pm @ Segedunum                                  

Workshop 2 ‘Women of the Roman Empire and the influence on North Tyneside’ Alex Croombe from TWAM

Tuesday 27th November 1-3pm @Segedunum                                   

Workshop 3 ‘Local influencers and the new edition of Scarlett Women’

Tuesday 4th December    1-3pm @Great North Museum               

 Workshop 4 ‘Archaeology Collections and the Representation of Women’

Saturday 15th December TBC       @Linskill Centre                               

Workshop 5 ‘Design, planning and content call out’