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Grassroots media in Europe

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Frauenzimmer (Radio)

Location

Salzburg
Austria
47° 48' 34.164" N, 13° 3' 18.036" E

Info:
This feminist and women's radio show gets broadcasted every Wednesday evening (18-18:30) by the Salzburg based free radio station Radiofabrik. The radioshows can also get heard via livestream and podcast. For every show another editorial board is responsable for the program, at the moment there are three different editors/editorial teams:
sisterresist (Salzburg based feminist activist group; emphasis on feminist activism and gender politics)

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Genero (Journal, since 2002), former: Ženske studije (Journal, 1995-2002)

Location

Belgrade
Serbia
44° 49' 14.0016" N, 20° 27' 43.9992" E

Statement:
Genero: časopis za feminističku teoriju i studije kulture ("Genero: Journal of Feminist Theory and Cultural Studies") is Belgrade Women’s Studies Center major serial publication and a joint publishing project of BWSC and the Center for Gender and Politics at the Faculty of Political Sciences in Belgrade (from the issue 13/2009). Genero was established in 2002.

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Žibutė (Online-TV)

Location

Vilnius
Lithuania
54° 41' 13.7616" N, 25° 16' 46.7436" E

Info:
Žibutė ('Violet') is a Lithuanian feminist internet TV show. It was launched in December 2012 and currently is the only regularly updated grassroots feminist media project in the country with a vision to become a feminist media platform in Eastern Europe, also accessible in English, and with a focus on the region’s extensive feminist scene and history. The show is entirely run by volunteers and recently the first English episode has been launched (with a focus on feminists who fight Neo-Nazism in Lithuania).

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Women: A Cultural Review (Journal)

Location

London
United Kingdom
51° 30' 40.3704" N, 0° 7' 11.3664" W

Statement:
Women: a cultural review explores the role and representation of gender and sexuality in arts and culture, with a particular focus on the contemporary world. The journal analyses the theory and politics of sexual difference in literature, the media, history, education, law, philosophy, psychoanalysis and the performing and visual arts.

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Wolverette (Zine)

Location

Germany

Info:
Wolverette is a grrrl zine with an emphasis on riot grrrls, popular culture, literature, sexuality, body politics, etc. The first issue was published in 2007; the zine was founded and gets edited by Dodo B. Every issues is based on a specific topic and for every issue a call for contributions gets organised. So far five issues have been published

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Virginia - FrauenBuchKritik (Magazine)

Location

Germany

Info:
Virginia FrauenBuchKritik was founded in 1986, gets published twice a year and reviews books (literature as well as non-fiction) by women and feminist authors, books on women's biographies, women's/gender studies and feminist theory, presents biographies of women authors and feminists etc.

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Tulva (Magazine)

Location

Helsinki
Finland
60° 10' 11.442" N, 24° 56' 18.7836" E

Info:
Tulva is a Finnish feminist magazine on popular culture, politics, culture and entertainment. It gets published quarterly by the Non-Profit association Naisasialiitto Unioni ry (Women's Union).

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Trabajadora (Magazine)

Location

Spain

Info:
Trabajadora is the magazine of La Secretaría confederal de la Mujer (Confederate Women's Secretary) of the Spanish labor union CCOO. The magazine was founded in 1984 and now gets published quarterly; emphasis on women and work, discrimination, equality, women's rights, etc. All issues since 2001 can get downloaded as pdf-files for free.

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rAdiOrAgaZZa (Radio)

Location

Montpellier
France
43° 36' 38.7684" N, 3° 52' 36.1776" E

Info:
rAdiOrAgaZZa is a bi-weekly feminist radio-show broadcasted by the free radio Eko de Garrigues in Montpellier/France. Emphasis on women in music, feminism, art, free press, empowerment, visibility, networking, resistance, popular culture, etc. The founder, vAl, also did a zine (2002-2007) and a radio show (2002-2009) called ovAryAction in Oslo/Norway

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ovAryAction (Zine 2002-2007, Radio 2002-2009)

Location

Oslo
Norway
59° 54' 49.9284" N, 10° 45' 8.082" E

Info:
ovAryAction! was a zine (2002-2007) and a weekly radio show (2002-2009) on Oslo's feminist free radio station radiOrakel; emphasis on riot grrrl, women in music, feminism, art, zines and free press, empowerment, visibility, networking, resistance, lgbt and queer issues etc. One of the editors, vAl, started another radio show in Montpellier/France: rAdiOrAgaZZa

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