Loughborough Echo

Online meeting next week


MEMBERS of the public are invited to the next online meeting of the Friday Room.

The topic of the next Friday Room talk will be the book Our Bodies, Ourselves. The meeting will be held via Zoom on Friday, January 7, with a log-in from 7pm and a formal start at 7.30pm.

The log in details will be published on the Friday Room website: https:// fridayroom.wordpress.com .

Our Bodies, Ourselves was written by a collective of women in the US and published in 1979. It deals with the relationsh­ip women have with their bodies and how it affects women’s lives.

Their speaker, Jane Pincus, is one of the original American authors.

Jane will speak about the worldwide travels of Our Bodies, Ourselves. The women in each country choosing to translate and adapt the book have a unique tale to tell. She will recount some of their stories. There will be a chance to ask questions.

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