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March 8, 2021

IAWM | Women’s Museums: Happy International Women’s Day

The International Association of Women's Museums (IAWM) wishes you a happy International Women's Day! Find out how Women's Museum make change possible in this video....

March 8, 2021

Congratulations on the 8th of March to all Women worldwide

This day is a reminder of our women movement efforts in Iran. It reminds me of the constant attempt between celebrating Iranian new year “Nowruz” and […]
March 5, 2021

“Be brave” like Nasrin

And which on the occasion of the eightieth anniversary of the aforementioned historic February strike in the Netherlands is memorable and interesting. One of the main parts of the exhibition is a spotlight on Nasrin Sotoudeh.

April 27, 2020

Support Abandoned Voices

"Abandoned Voices," a 3-year project, is a bibliographical research on Iranian women singers who have faced fanatic obstacles and discriminations that prohibiting them from performing publicly. The initiative is dedicated to documenting women's struggles for equality, restoring a narrative of artistic resistance, and thereby recording the role of female voices in Iran's culture since the twentieth century. To leverage the outcomes of this research, all the collected and produced materials, including the audiovisual exhibitions, publications, and podcasts will be published on a designated website as a publicly accessible resource.

March 28, 2020



December 9, 2019

Parastou Forouhar’s Response to Farhad Meysami in Human Rights Day: Solidarity with “The Knitting Yarn’s Action” Campaigners in Evin Prison

We were anticipating the arrival of the international day of Human Rights, the day that we were supposed to announce the start of a new campaign called "The Knitting Yarn's Action" however people reached the street to express their pent-up anger against injustice, they were violently oppressed and forced back to their homes, however their homes are not the same since they were forced off the streets.

December 4, 2019

Book release : “Feminist Pedagogy: Museums, Memory Sites, Practices of Remembrance” (Turkish/English)

The book is the collection of IWAM's members presentation in Istanbul on October 2018 at the Feminist Pedagogy conference. This book is published by ISTOS Publishing House in Istanbul. Thanks to Meral Akkent for her effort to publish this book Like a Transnational Sisterhood symbol.

September 3, 2019

Second journey of the collection: From Evin with love

Join us if you are around: We exhibit the handcrafts of Imprisoned Iranian women activists. 2nd journey of the collection “From Evin with love” . Germany,Nurnberg. 15-28 September 2019

July 11, 2019

VIDEO: Feminist Pedagogy and Museums

Documentary of the conference "Feminist Pedagogy: Museums, Memory Sites, Practices of Remembrance - 1. Asian and European conference of women’s museums", Istanbul 2018

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