Events

UPCOMING EVENTS


Book Tour for Seawomen of Iceland

February 7, 2017, 6:30 PM
Pratt Museum
3779 Bartlett St.
Homer, AK 99603
www.prattmuseum.org

February 8, 2017,  6:00 PM
Kodiak Seafood and Marine Science Center
118 Trident
Kodiak, Alaska 

February 10, 2017, 5:30 PM
Blue Hollomon Art Gallery
3555 Arctic Blvd C5,
Anchorage, AK 99503


February 17, 2017, 7:00 PM
The Center for Wooden Boats
Seattle, WA
 
More locations soon!

 

ONGOING EVENTS

Seawomen: The Fishing Women of Iceland, Past and Present

An exhibit at the Maritime Museum of Reykjavík
This exhibit opened June 5, 2015, on the 100th anniversary of the year Icelandic women got the right to vote. It will be up until at least June 2016 and was a collaboration between Margaret and the Museum.
Grandagarður 8
101 Reykjavík
Reykjavik, Iceland
Tel: (+354) 411 6300
Curator: Íris Gyða Guðbjargardóttir
More info: http://borgarsogusafn.is/en/reykjavik-maritime-museum/exhibitions/sea-women

 

IN THE NEWS

 

Book Review: Seawomen of Iceland” by Claire Eamer in Hakai Magazine: Coastal Science and Societies. January 2017

Women have always made waves here: Unearthing the history of Iceland’s Female Sea Workers by Alex Baumhardt in The Grapevine, Reykjavík’s major English language newspaper, June 2015

Seawomen: the fishing Women of Iceland Past and Present in the Icelandic Times May 2015

Women at Sea” by Katin Murray-Bergquist in Stúdentblaðið, the student newspaper of the University of Iceland. March 17, 2016 

“Heroines of the Sea” by Eygló Svala Arnarsdóttir in The Iceland Review. May 2016 (As except of this has appeared in Promote Iceland)

Seawomen of Iceland” by Wendy Lausen in The Maritime Executive (Australia). September 25, 2016

 

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