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UK Feminista Summer School - will I be a fish out of water?

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Zwitterion · 20/08/2012 18:57

I'm really keen to go to this in September.

I've never been to anything like this before. I'm a feminist but have never really done anything with it, beyond family and friends.

Will I be out of my depth? I'll also have to take DS (5 mo) as he's ebf.

Any advice really welcome!

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StewieGriffinsMom · 20/08/2012 20:15

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RillaBlythe · 20/08/2012 20:23

I went last year, heavily pregnant (hi SGM! I was the pregnant one!). Like you, I've always been a feminist but haven't been 'active' since uni days. I didn't feel out of place, & came away feeling switched on & energised. A few months later I went to another conference with DD about 2 mo & got lots of coos etc. You will have a lovely time! (sadly can't go this year due to another event)

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Zwitterion · 20/08/2012 20:37

Thanks both, very reassuring.

Off to book tickets!

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MisogynistToolMagnet · 20/08/2012 20:45

I've not been yet (can't manage this year, either...)

Only ever heard good things about it. :) I'm sure you'll enjoy it

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Oinkypig · 20/08/2012 22:20

Really hoping I can go to this and if I can I will be bringing a 6 month old who is still very much breastfeeding while consuming lots of solids!

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