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South Asian Women Machinists' Anthology Launch

We are thrilled to introduce a brand-new anthology that delves deep into the rich history of South Asian women machinists'.

This anthology offers a captivating glimpse into the past, tracing the remarkable journeys of these courageous women, from the heartlands of India and Pakistan to their eventual homes in England.

Woven with the threads of poetry, prose, cherished memories, and the living echoes of oral history, this anthology unveils the untold narratives of these remarkable women. Discover their humble beginnings, as they first honed their sewing skills in India and witness their inspiring transformation as they adapted and thrived, becoming integral components of the British workforce.

Join us at the Wolverhampton Literature Festival and immerse yourself in the uncharted stories of these resilient South Asian women machinists'. This anthology is an ode to their strength, resilience, and the indomitable spirit that carried them from distant lands to shape a new home in England. Don't miss this literary journey that promises to touch your heart and ignite your imagination.

Date: Saturday 3rd February

Time: 11:00am

Venue: Wolverhampton Art Gallery

Price: Pay What You Feel

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