Author Archives: Sophie Mayer

About Sophie Mayer

Poet, editor, educator. http://www.sophiemayer.net.

International Resources for Rape Support

Originally posted on Peony Moon:
* With love and gratitude to Sascha Aurora Akhtar for compiling this list of resources. *     Please feel free to add the contact details of any relevant hotlines, shelters, refuges, crisis centres and support groups in…

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A Statement of Trans-Inclusive Feminism and Womanism

Originally posted on feministsfightingtransphobia:
We are proud to present a collective statement that is, to our knowledge (and we would love to be wrong about this) the first of its kind.  In this post you’ll find a statement of feminist…

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ARISING! Yoko Ono needs YOU!

Binderspeeps:  Editors Sarah and Sophie took Binders Full of Women to the SouthBank Centre on Saturday 22nd June as part of Yoko Ono’s Meltdown. Yes, we did meet her; yes, our knees are still shaking; yes, she is super-inspiring; yes, … Continue reading

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Poem 12 In Solidarity: Molotov

Originally posted on Solidarity Park Poetry:
By Sarah Crewe molotov 1.   helen raised her hands to the sky at the earthquake            ffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffff   bloody  bloody  hell       this is nothing to do…

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Binders Full of… Ebooks

Binders Full of Women (limited-edition handmade chapbook) is sold out… Long live Binders Full of Women FREE pdf ebook! Yes, it’s free to read online, or download and print via Scribd. But please consider donating to Rape Crisis UK or … Continue reading

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Binders Full of Women* (*Includes Trans, Intersex & Gender Neutral Folk. Does Not Include Julie Burchill)

When Binders was conceived, we put a notice out on Facebook asking for poems from those “who identify as women or trans.” Pretty smart, we thought. But before we kissed our own intersectional asses with pride, we were called up, … Continue reading

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Binders LIVE! 17th Jan @ Toynbee Studios

On Thurs 17th Jan 2013, many Binderpeeps including Sarah Crewe, Nia Davies, Sarah Hesketh, Kirsten Irving, Agnes Marton, Sophie Mayer, Nat Raha, Shelagh Rowan-Legg, Jacqueline Saphra, and Alison Winch will be reading and rejoicing at Toynbee Studios, London (nearest tube: Aldgate … Continue reading

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