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At the Dark End of the Street: Black Women, Rape, and Resistance-A New History of the Civil Rights Movement from Rosa Parks to the Rise of Black Power

Artist/Author: Danielle L. McGuire | Reference: P4194 | ISBN: 9780307389244

In this groundbreaking and important book, Danielle McGuire writes about the rape in 1944 of a twenty-four-year-old mother and sharecropper, Recy Taylor, who strolled toward home after an evening of singing and praying at the Rock Hill Holiness Church in Abbeville, Alabama. Seven white men, armed with knives and shotguns, ordered the young woman into their green Chevrolet, raped her, and left her for dead. The president of the local NAACP branch office sent his best investigator and organizer–Rosa Parks–to Abbeville. In taking on this case, Parks launched a movement that exposed a ritualized history of sexual assault against Black women and added fire to the growing call for change.

La Sala 001: Institutions as Ecosystems

Artist/Author: Lucy Lopez, Alba Colomo | Reference: P4167 | Type: Publication

“(…) What could be good practice, in a moment like this? What is the art organisation needed for a no-future public? and what would a sustainable, feminist organisation look like?…”

The text was previously published in Who’s Art For? Art Workers Against Exploitation, edited by R-set/tools for cultural workers (Impasse) in collaboration with Rete al Femminile, postmedia books, 2019.

Edition 60/70

A Good Love Story

Artist/Author: Sibylle Peters | Reference: P4165 | ISBN: 978-1-8380229-3-8 | Type: Publication

This story is a product of lockdown, of not being able to create gatherings and experiences with, and for, other people. It is an account of intensely personal histories and experiences, that usually stay behind the screens. It is also a document of the Heteraclub project and the safe space created there, in which hundreds of women shared their stories of love and pleasure.

Les Reines Prochaines: Alleine denken ist kriminell

Artist/Author: Claudia Willke | Reference: D2323 | ISBN: 978-3-856165765 | Type: DVD

The Swiss art-rock band Les Reines Prochaines emerged from the youth and feminist movement of the 1980s. The movie traces the distinctive history of the Reines Prochaines and captures the artists in rehearsal and during their day to day life on tour.

Kindly donated for the Swiss live Art Study Room Guide.

Languages Swiss German, German.

77 minutes, HD

(Untitled) Dyketactics Revisted

Artist/Author: Liz Rosenfeld | Digital Reference: EF5387 | Type: Digital File

Bodies move freely through an ambiguous urban “utopia”…or do they? Shot on 16mm film and digital video.

7 mins

Dyketactics

Artist/Author: Barbara Hammer | Digital Reference: EF5385 | Type: Digital File

A popular lesbian ‘commercial,’ 110 images of sensual touching montages in A, B, C, D rolls of ‘kinaesthetic’ editing.

4 mins.

Our Fatal Magic

Artist/Author: Tai Shani | Reference: P4111 | ISBN: 978-1907222818 | Type: Publication

Feminist science fiction that anticipates a post-patriarchal future.

 

 

Virus

Artist/Author: Linda Stupart | Reference: P4108 | ISBN: 9870992674786 | Type: Publication

A heady brew of feminist critique of the art world and extreme body horror.

Females

Artist/Author: Andrea Long Chu | Reference: P4107 | ISBN: 978-1788737371 | Type: Publication

Everyone is female, and everyone hates it.’A genre-defying investigation into sex and lies, desperate artists and reckless politics, the smothering embrace of gender and the punishing force of desire.

 

Support

Artist/Author: Cindy Crabb | Digital Reference: EF5356 | Type: Digital File

A document showing ways to prevent sexual violence and support survivors of sexual abuse.

It's Down to This

Digital Reference: EF5354 | Type: Digital File

Reflections, stories, experiences, critiques, and ideas on community and collective response to sexual violence, abuse, and accountability.

Betrayal - a critical analysis of rape culture in anarchist subcultures

Artist/Author: Words to Fire | Digital Reference: EF5353 | Type: Digital File

Zine on rape culture in the anarchist milieu.

Goslowcomics

Artist/Author: Goslowcomics collection | Reference: P4099 | Type: Publication

Includes a collection of light-hearted, comical zines to promote social action.

Mal No 4: Real Girls

Editor: Maria Dimitrova | Reference: P4060 | ISBN: 9781916089235 | Type: Publication

Fourth edition of the journal of sexuality and erotics.

ABOUT

Artist/Author: Ann-Christin Kongsness, Solveig Styve Holte | Reference: P4055 | ISBN: 978-82-93506-01-0 | Type: Publication

Publication made as part of a choreographic work investigating the relationship between theoretical, aesthetic and performing aspects of an artistic work. Includes two essays: ÆØÅ and Pointing back.

Knifeboxing

Artist/Author: Johanna Went | Digital Reference: EF5332 | Type: Digital File

Seminal but rarely seen performance, recorded at Club Lingerie in Los Angeles, California, 1984.The folder also includes a short promotional video.

Part of LADA Screens 8. The film was availble online between 29 March – 11 April 2016 on the LADA Screens Channel.

Sisteract

Artist/Author: Letty Mooring | Reference: A0866 | Type: Article

Twins Jane and Louise Wilson on their artistic practice.

Liquid damage on publication.

The presence of absence: Beyond the “great goddess” in Ana Mendieta’s Silueta Series

Artist/Author: Ellen Tepfer | Reference: A0880 | Type: Article

On Mendieta's late 70s series, in which the artist trekked into the woods and marked the outlines of her body agains the earth.

Split Asunder: Obstetric Violence and Pain in Máiréad Delaney’s At What Point It Breaks (20170)

Artist/Author: Kate Antosik-Parsons | Digital Reference: EF5315 | Type: Digital File

Examines the embodiment of pain in Máiréad Delaney’s performance.

Part of The Library of Performing Rights (P3041).

Chit Chat in the New World

Artist/Author: Caroline Smith | Reference: A0871 | Type: Article

An interview with women at the forefront of art and technology.

Liquid damage on publication.

Dancing in and out of Language

Artist/Author: Rachel Fensham | Reference: A0872 | Type: Article

A consideration of 'new dance' in response to writings of Luce Irigaray.

Misha Horacek collection

Artist/Author: Misha Horacek | Digital Reference: EF5316 | Type: Digital File

Includes:

Moon River (and project description), 2018/2019, 10:47

Nest: Inhabit (and project description), 2019, with Samantha Sweeting, 11:42

The Empty Station (and project description), 2017, with Chris Spencer-Lowe, 5:58

You Don’t Have to Have a Penis to be a Genius

Artist/Author: Suzi Gablik | Reference: A0869 | Type: Article

An interview with The Guerrilla Girls. Liquid damage on publication.

Part of The Library of Performing Rights (P3041).

Where Women Dare to Thread?

Artist/Author: Val Williams | Reference: A0868 | Type: Article

On female photographers who photograph men.

Liquid damage on publication.

The Butch Monologues

Artist/Author: Laura Bridgeman | Reference: P4032 | ISBN: 9780956871114 | Type: Publication

A collection of secret stories exploring sexuality, vulnerability and desire, taken from interviews with butches, masculine women and gender rebels living worldwide.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (P3041)

Global Screen Shots

Artist/Author: Sarah Bay-Cheng | Reference: A0857 | Type: Article

On Harbourfront Centre 2014 World Stage Festival, Toronto.

Homme de Plume

Artist/Author: Sarah Wishart | Reference: A0851 | ISBN: 23988398 | Type: Article

Interview with Mary Paterson and Deborah Pearson about their DIY project.

Cannibal O

Artist/Author: Catalina Barroso-Luque | Reference: P4025 | Type: Publication

A typeface narrative revolving around an I, a pair of ravenous eyes, a mouth, and a peptic ulcer called O.

Queer Phenomenology: Orientations, Objects, Others

Artist/Author: Sara Ahmed | Reference: P4012 | ISBN: 978-0822339144 | Type: Publication

A queer phenomenology, Ahmed contends, reveals how social relations are arranged spatially, how queerness disrupts and reorders these relations by not following the accepted paths, and how a politics of disorientation puts other objects within reach, those that might, at first glance, seem awry.

Splat! The Adventures of the Famous Little Bitch

Artist/Author: The Famous Lauren Barri Holstein, Alethea Raban | Reference: P4019 | Type: Publication

A graphic novel adaptation of the performance Splat! by The Famous.

Of Other Spaces - Where Does Gesture Become Event?

Editor: Sophia Yadong Hao | Reference: P4008 | ISBN: 9783956793783 | Type: Publication

Resonating with the ethos of open dialogue and the experimentation of women artists’ collectives in the 1970s and 1980s, the publication constructs a dynamic, open, and collaborative arena that foregrounds practices of resistance, collectivity, and self-organization. Exhibition catalogue: Cooper Gallery, 28 October 2016 – 16 December 2016.

Part of Library of Performing Rights (P3041).

Porno-Graphics and Porno-Tactics: Desire, Affect, and Representation in Pornograph

Editor: Eirini Avramopoulou and Irene Peano | Reference: P4000 | ISBN: 978-0-692-72054-7 | Type: Publication

Asks whether, and how, it is possible to re-appropriate pornography and think through it critically and creatively for a project of liberation.

A Transpective: how things used to be now

Artist/Author: Chana Dubinski | Reference: P3993 | Type: Publication

Publication documenting the 18 months in which Ann Bean left London and settled in Newark-on-Trent, creating a different, unfamiliar life structure.

In the Beginning is Drawing

Artist/Author: Bonnie Marranca and Claire MacDonald | Reference: A0850 | Type: Article

Carolee Schneemann in conversation with Bonnie Marranca and Claire MacDonald

Misbehaving Bodies: Jo Spence and Oreet Ashery

Reference: P3985 | Type: Publication

Exhibition catalogue. Wellcome Collection, 30 May 2019 – 26 January 2020.

Part of Library of Performing Rights (P3041).

hereafter

Editor: Charlie Ashwell, Es Morgan | Reference: P3975 | Type: Publication

How do artists respond to the question of collective survival in the face of crisis? Can writing articulate, subvert and test the ever-present question of the future in modes that are nonlinear, affective and even choreographic? What are our hopes, fears and desires?

Part of Library of Performing Rights (P3041).

Queer exceptions: Solo performance in neoliberal times

Artist/Author: Stephen Greer | Reference: P3988 | ISBN: 978-1526113696 | Type: Publication

A study of post-millennial solo performance in the UK and Western Europe that explores the contentious relationship between identity, individuality and neoliberalism. 

Part of Library of Performing Rights (P3041).

Full Surrogacy Now

Artist/Author: Sophie Lewis | Reference: P3974 | ISBN: 978-1-78663-729-1 | Type: Publication

In order to become ethically acceptable, surrogacy must change beyond recognition—but we need more surrogacy, not less!

Resilient and resisting documentation

Editor: Jet Moon | Reference: P3984 | Type: Publication

Project zines; Fierce, intimate oral histories, collaborative stories, D.I.Y. research and interviews from people at the intersection of several kinds of marginalisation. 

Part of Library of Performing Rights (P3041).

STILL LIFE Issue 4: Ways to Disappear

Editor: Hamish MacPherson | Reference: P3972 | Type: Publication

Issue 4 featuring: Emma-cecilia Ajanki, Channing Tatum, Figs In Wigs, Igor & Moreno, Rowland Hill, Rukeya, Samir Kennedy, Theo Clinkard, Leah Marojevic, Trajal Harell, Ultimate Dancer, Robbie Thomson, Augusto Corrieri, Rowland Hill, Marica Innocente, Maartje Nevejan