TOO SPIRITED . GENDER BOOK
“Too spirited” is a book created during Feminismifragilisticexpialidocious: a project where educators and gender activists of France and Europe worked together with illustrators and authors to create illustrated books conveying educational messages for gender equality.
Feminismifragilisticexpialidocious took place in Saint-Valery-sur-Somme in Picardy, from the 1st to the 15th of November 2015. The project brought together 20 experts, artists and authors from different European countries, to create multilingual art books and original texts on feminism. The composition of these books was an opportunity for the artists, educators and researchers to conduct and attend workshops on gender studies, writing and illustration. This enabled them to enhance their professional practice in their own local communities.
The image of women is constructed and conveyed by literature and press. Analysing it can help to measure the extent of stereotypes in the relationship between sexes. Moreover, research and feminist movements have always advanced side by side. While needed in society, feminism has expanded its field of investigation in the world of education: history, sociology, psychology, psychoanalysis …
We invite you to download our book for free and use it as much as you can to help us spread it all over the world! Here it is: Too spirited