Friday, 27 April 2018

OFYO - launch

What a great time we all had at the book launch of Long Breast Press’ fifth book On For Young and Old (OFYO) at Jika Jika Community Centre in Northcote on 26 November 2017, 1 - 3 pm

At the start of Long Breast Press’ (LBP’s) book launch, the collective was gratified to see the large hall full of young and old radical lesbian feminists milling and chatting, eating cheese and bickies and buying the Anthology from Claudia and Barbary for $25 each, networking and greeting old friends before we all sat in a large circle.. 

Jean started the launch with an acknowledgment of Wurundjeri country. Ardy, as the emcee, welcomed everyone and mentioned that Tineke and later Pat M would be taking photos to go on the newly established LBP Website; and introduced Meg Irwin to launch the book.

Meg, the designated photographer of the LBP collective, launched the book in an informed and insightful way. She emphasized the strong commitment all the contributors had to lesbian feminist actions and how these, combined with their personal stories, made for such moving and compelling reading that she read the whole book in one go.

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Friday, 27 April 2018