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Book launch

04.01.2017


Book launch

The book is based on 18 life stories as told by women over the age of 70 with roots in 27 different countries. Each story is analysed as a unique account of individual experiences with strength, pain and love.

Programme Sunday January 22nd
Kl. 11-12.30

Welcome by Merete Ipsen

Presentation of the book – and the meeting between art and research
By Professor Ann-Dorte Christensen, Aalborg University and visual artist Marit Benthe Norheim
With voices from some of the models for the figureheads

12.30-13.30
Lunch (You are welcome to buy lunch in our organic café)

14.00 – 17.00

Opening of Marit Benthe Northeim’s exhibition
MY SHIP IS LOADED WITH MEMORIES and CAMPINGWOMEN

Opening speeches by art historian and figurehead Else Marie Bukdahl
and councillor for Culture Rabih Azad-Ahmad, Aarhus City Council.

Read more about A Shipload of Women’s Memories

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