Sound Mapping Inspirational Women of the Past

This sound map offers its audience alternative listening environments. This map follows the theme of women who Hayward or others consider to be inspiring. Hayward chose these women because each women featured in the map fought for what they believed in regardless of social and political pressures. The women featured in this map include: Amy Johnson, Joan of Arc, Hannie Schaft and María Cambrils.

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The composition is comprised of field recording manipulations and vocal performances informed from spectral analysis and lyrical content taken from quotations made by these women. This project was created by Liz Hayward, in collaboration with Tania Holland Williams and Cathy Robinson. This project is supported by Canterbury Arts Council.

© 2016 by Elizabeth Hayward.