Bear Mother House
Pearl Wise discovered how Hackney based organisation Xenia, which connects migrant women and English speaking women, has been working with artists Fourthland on their latest exhibition Bear Mother House.
Let’s talks about.. Masturbation
Jessie Lawson continues her starting conversations series. This month she walked around Waltham Forest and asked people for stories about masturbation. She then went to visit Nisha, a perinatal psychiatrist and sex therapist, to talk about what she’d heard.
Can I talk to you about.. Periods?
Jessie Lawson set herself a challenge. Walk from Dalston to Clapton and stop as many people as she could on the street and asked them to talk to her about periods. Then she ended up at her mum’s boat, so chatted to her mum about periods too.
Irene and Kristen talk about love, sex and marriage
Irene, born and bred in Hoxton was in her 40’s and married in 1965. Kristen, is Hackney resident and mother of 2 in her 40’s. They discuss marriage, sexuality and dancing.
Gillian, Dina and Amina talk about teenage life
Gillian was a teenager in 1965, she shares her experience with Amina and Dina, two young women living in Hackney. A candid intergenerational conversation about the differences and similarities of being a teenage girl in Hackney.