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In September 2013 I started working for the Quakers. I deal with Parliamentary Engagement. If you’d like to contact me, email jessicam@quaker.org.uk or phone 020 7663 1107.

Skill sharing: an offer

I’ve been thinking about the skills I need for my next job. My position is this: I like my job at the moment, but it doesn’t give me everything I think I might need in my future career. I’d like to run a small charity, and while I have heaps of management experience, lobbying experience, … Continue reading

Half the future and half the past

I’m speaking about the importance of women’s history at Housmans Bookshop. Why is the history of the UK, Europe and the world overwhelmingly male-dominated? What are we missing and why does it matter? And should we go about changing this through politics, through education, or as individuals? Followed by questions and discussion. It’s 7pm on Wednesday … Continue reading

Women’s History Month

The March 2012 booklet is out, packed with all sorts of exciting events happening during Women’s History Month. Find it at http://www.womenshistorymonth.org.uk/

Women’s Resource Centre

I’ve got an article in the Autumn 2011 edition of The Source, a newletter published by the Women’s Resource Centre.  I’m on page 13, talking about how working in partnerships can help small groups to influence policy.

Politics and Parliament at the Feminist Library

I’m running another introductory workshop at the Feminist Library on 18 January 2012.  As before, it starts at 6:30pm and will finish by 8:30pm.  I do this for free but the Feminist Library would be grateful for a small donation of around £2 or £3 per person.  Email me at jessica@metheringhamowlett.co.uk to book a place.

Workshops at the Feminist Library

I’ll be running the first of my workshops (Politics and Parliament) at the Feminist Library on 16 November 2011.  It starts at 6:30pm and I expect it to last between ninety minutes and two hours. While I’m offering this for free, the Feminist Library would be grateful for a small donation of around £2 or … Continue reading

Feminist Library

I’ll be running these workshops at the Feminist Library. More details to follow soon…

UK Feminista Conference

I will be giving a workshop at the UK Feminista Conference at Birmingham University on 13 August 2011. To enquire about the conference, visit the UK Feminista website.

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