8.März 2019 Villach AT

On the International Womens Day eight historic women of Villach and eight women living today in the town told their stories.

The eight women of the Biographical fempath II told their stories according to the places which were important in their live stories. Part of these persons were a former police women, a master-tailor, a teacher for religious studies, a designer, an actress, a sports scientist, a job seaker and a teenager. The topic of their stories were queerness, ideal beautiness, religious diversity, feminism, sexuality etc.

The language of the guided tours was German, English and Austrian Sign Language.

The concern and interest of the interventions in the public space are the visualization of marginalized and invisible biographies and omissions in terms of a historical point of view, but also in relation to today's representations.

The project was founded by the Austrian Bundeskanzleramt, Land Carinthia - Cultur, City of Villach - Cultur, City of Villach - Departement of Women, Soroptimistclub Villach.


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