Category Archives: Art

African proverb…

I’m not much of a proverb person, but I do love this one… ❤ Advertisements

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a tinybook of major events

http://www.fubiz.net/2014/05/19/the-mini-book-of-major-events/tinybook-1/#main-header

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A positive approach to mistakes

Do not fear mistakes. There are none. Miles Davis (1927 – 1991) – one of the greatest musicians ever! Some of the worst mistakes of my life have been haircuts. Jim Morrison When you lose, you’re more motivated. When you … Continue reading

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Hilma af Klint, a pioneer of abstract art, by Teresa (Y5CAL)

Go to our youtube channel to read the info on this video, if you like! ❤

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Dinner’s ready!

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How many women writers have you read? /red/

Feminist World Book Day – because it makes sense! ❤ I’m inviting you to post the names of the women writers you have read, and if those are far too many, your favorites/favourites! I’m also inviting you all to make … Continue reading

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Celebrating Book Day

Dear all, next Wednesday, April 25 (International Book Day) and Thursday April 26, I’ll be raffling a few books, to celebrate World Book Day! I created the video My Bedside Table This Winter so that you all can watch it. … Continue reading

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My Bedside Table This Winter

I hope it inspires you to practice speaking at home! — and prepare presentations for class! (mybedsidetablethiswinter)

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A radio program on Doris Lessing

http://www.theguardian.com/books/audio/2013/nov/18/doris-lessing-dies-obituary-audio-interviews-podcast Her speech – Nobel prize http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/literature/laureates/2007/lessing-lecture_en.html

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Effymine has died…

She was 25. A trans artivist, who I got in touch with when she sent some info on her performance on menstruation to Mujer Palabra, telling us she had set up this show because someone had told her that if … Continue reading

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Soledad Vélez (musician)

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“As a woman my country is the whole world” – Feminist Quotes to celebrate!

“As a woman I have no country. As a woman my country is the whole world” (Virginia Woolf) The first International Women’s Day was held in 1911 and is celebrated annually on 8 March with thousands of events across the … Continue reading

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Calendario 2014 – Mujeres creadoras de pensamiento

Download the pdf http://www.stes.es/mujer/mujer_calendarios.html

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Last days for Hilma af Klint!

If you could be interested in Art or are, and if you want to learn to help the species by paying attention to women’s lives and work, not as what they have been reduced to by patriarchal societies but as … Continue reading

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Virginia Woolf’s voice talking about words

Audio in video: “Words do not live in dictionaries, they live in the human mind” http://atthisnow.blogspot.com.es/2009/06/craftsmanship-virginia-woolf.html

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Virginia Woolf’s House

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Welcome Back! Happy New Year!

Dear students! Welcome back! I hope this second part of the course is of your interest, and that you intensify your work, to consolidate your learning and learn much more! I’m preparing an orgasmic Exam Practice Month for February! So … Continue reading

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With love, for a better world

Gender Issues: Discussing the Gender Learnings in the Patriarchal System for the ebook I’m preparing with other teachers… with infinite sadness but also with loving fury! Printer-friendly version: genderissuesforebookHANDOUT (3 pages, pdf)

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Exciting plans for your winter holidays!

Teresa, in 5CAL, told me today she had BEEN TO the Hilma af Klint exhibition in Málaga, and that she had taken a brochure in English, so as to do the exercise I designed for you all all! The timed … Continue reading

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November 25 – Discovering V-Day

The following handout includes a link to a 20-minute video you should watch if you haven’t, “Happiness in Body and Soul” by Eve Ensler at TED Talks. And much more. I won’t be celebrating the struggle against violence against women … Continue reading

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Hilma af Klint – A Pioneer of Abstraction

The Museo Picasso in Málaga, Andalucía, is showing an extraordinary exhibition by an extraordinary artist. Teachers don’t know if students would like to go, so Charo has taped a sheet on Ana’s desk (the janitor’s, on the 2nd floor) so … Continue reading

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R-evolution: 20th c. revolutions in our neuronal circuits!

For Raquel (Y5A) and people interested in knowing where we come from… The social revolutions in the 20th century… and the most powerful nonviolent revolution ever: feminism! 🙂 May 68 slogans Now tell me, what do you think these slogans … Continue reading

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Why do you write these strong women characters?

Video (8 min): http://www.upworthy.com/48-reporters-asked-this-guy-the-same-dumb-question-about-women-his-response-absolutely-perfect?g=4&c=ufb1

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bell hooks <3 Black Female Voices: bell hooks & Melissa Harris-Perry

fixed link http://new.livestream.com/TheNewSchool/blackfemalevoices

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A writing contest EOI students can take part in!

http://eoimalaga.net/ingles/b_concurso.html

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Remembering our lost ones

Well, tonight is the night when some people around the world remember their lost ones. In Christian religions — as they usually do, they took the idea from pagan festivals, in this particular case, the Celtic harvest festivals — they … Continue reading

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Damyanti’s Stories

Hi, Damyanti! What a nice surprise! ❤ Thanks for dropping by! Dear all, Damyanti is a freelance writer / indie writer from Singapur and I had the pleasure to read a collection of stories she wrote last summer: A to … Continue reading

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Amazing thinkers – Black is Beautiful

I discovered Angela Davis in the 1989 or 90 while living in London. I read her essay(s) Women, Race, & Class (1983) or Women, Culture & Politics (1990) — need to find the book(s) and re-read! I discovered Toni Morrison‘s … Continue reading

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Insurrection Fantasms!

An exhibition in London by Kay Tabernacle!

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