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Binders Full of Poems by Women

By Harriet Staff

The Romney gaffe that lit up the internet has resulted in Binders Full of Women's Poems.

From their website:

Binders Full of Women’s Poems is brought to you by Sarah Crewe and Sophie Mayer, 2/3 of the team responsible for Catechism: Poems for Pussy Riot.

What is it?

A binder, full of outspoken poems by writers who identify as female, trans, intersex or gender-neutral.

It’s yours for £4 (UK), £5.50 (Europe) & £6.50 (outside Europe), including postage. Please send payment & address via PayPal to Sarah Crewe: creweyo [at] yahoo.co.uk.

All proceeds go to Rape Crisis UK and Michael Causer Foundation.

Contributors: Sarah Crewe, Nia Davies, Amy Evans, Maria Gornell, Sarah Hesketh, Kirsten Irving, Mara Katz, Rowena Knight, Melissa Lee-Houghton, Agnes Marton, Sophie Mayer, Sally McAlister, Michelle McGrane, slmendoza, Steph Pike, Chella Quint, Nat Raha, Shelagh M. Rowan-Legg, Jacqueline Saphra, Claire Trévien, Jackie Wills, Alison Winch.

Full info here.

Originally Published: November 2nd, 2012