As part of this exhibition, the library will be hosting a Public Reading from the Feminist Archives, on Thursday, May 23 at 7:00pm in the library's auditorium.
From the library's description of the event:
"BAnQ presents a captivating reading of archival materials revolving around 20 major personalities of the women's rights movement, including Léa Roback, Thérèse Casgrain and Lise Payette.
As a complement to the exhibition La moitié du monde est une femme, the Place aux femmes performance, created by the collective grou Archives à voix haute – Montréal, illustrates the long historic road towards women’s empowerment."
Don't miss out!!