Striking Women: Voices of South Asian workers from Grunwick and Gate Gourmet

London Metropolitan University,The Women's Library, Old Castle Street, London, E1 7NT


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It was on
Thu 8th Oct 2009 to
Wed 31st Mar 2010

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Where:London Metropolitan University,The Women's Library, Old Castle Street, London, E1 7NT
Times:Monday to Friday: 09:30 - 17:30 Thursday: until 20:00 Saturday: 10:00 - 16:00 Closed Sunday
Admission:Free


A foyer exhibition, exploring two strikes led by South Asian Women: Grunwick 1976 ‘strikers in saris’ and nearly 30 years later, Gate Gourmet for which the British press reached for the same clichés. Striking Women sets these two strikes into context of the history of migration of the UK.




Official Link: http://www.thewomenslibrary.ac.uk

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