Alston, Sharon Kathleen, 1948-1995

Political cartoonist, designer, artist and illustrator for the feminist magazine 'Broadsheet' from 1973 for almost 20 years. Sharon Alston was a lesbian feminist, involved in gay liberation activities in Auckland during 1970's and 1980's. From 1981-1983 Sharon was artist in residence in the Women's Gallery in Wellington. Sharon died from breast cancer.

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Date: 1976 By: Alston, Sharon Kathleen, 1948-1995 Ref: Eph-C-ABORTION-1976-02 Description: Shows a woman in dungarees, striding with a banner / pennant. Colouring is red, blue and yellow. Other Titles - New Zealand Other Titles - backstreet Quant...
Date: 1976 By: Alston, Sharon Kathleen, 1948-1995 Ref: Eph-C-ABORTION-1976-01 Description: Shows a woman in dungarees, striding with a banner / pennant. Colouring is red, blue and yellow. Two copies held. Other Titles - New Zealand Other Titles -...
Date: 1990 - 1997 By: Broadsheet (Auckland, N.Z.); Scott, Thomas Joseph, 1947-; Nisbet, Alastair, 1958-; Kerr, Robert Edward, 1951-; Alston, Sharon Kathleen, 1948-1995; Walker, Susan, active 1990s; Fowlie, Karen, 1990s; Quillin, Viv, active 1980s-1990s; Chanwai-Earle, Lynda, 1965-; Seule, Juliet, active 1990s; Sorzano, Rigel, active 1990s; Rhonda, active 1990s; Chadwick, Rona, active 1990s; Hollander, Nicole, active 1990s; Fleming, Jacky, active 1990s; Horacek, active 1990s; Jackson, Cath, active 1990s; Vania, Rustam, active 1990s; Peterson, Nancy, active 1980-1990s; Lowry, Vanya, 1943- Ref: H-709-001/033 Description: Variety of cartoons commenting on the political and social issues of the time from a feminist perspective. National Women's Cervical Cancer inquiry, the valu...
Date: 1981 By: Alston, Sharon Kathleen, 1948-1995; Wellington Media Collective; Barlow, Helen, active 1980s Ref: Eph-D-WOMEN-1981-02 Description: Shows a young woman swinging from a tree-branch. The woman is Mary Bailey. Photograph design by Mary Bailey; photographer Helen Barlow; poster design by Shar...
Date: 1981 By: Alston, Sharon Kathleen, 1948-1995; Wellington Media Collective; Barlow, Helen, active 1980s Ref: Eph-D-WOMEN-1981-03 Description: Shows a young woman swinging from a tree-branch. The woman is Mary Bailey. Photograph design by Mary Bailey; photographer Helen Barlow; poster design by Shar...
Date: [2000-2001] Ref: MSDL-0165 Description: Files comprise a draft version of the Lesbian Landscapes website, site contains photographs and essays on work by a variety of artists including Adrienne Mar...
Date: 1981 By: Alston, Sharon Kathleen, 1948-1995 Ref: Eph-B-WOMEN-1981-01 Description: Double-sided flyer publicising a film starring Deborah Hunt and Sally Rodwell, cameraman James Bartle and Ib Heller; written by Deborah Hunt, Kathryn de Nav...
Date: [ca 1980-1982] Ref: MS-Papers-6435-5 Description: Inward letters to Alston including from Ann, Janet, Juliet of Auckland and Wellington, Alexa and Di of Dunedin; and some copies of outward letters to Paul, J...
Date: [ca 1980-1985] Ref: MS-Papers-6435-4 Description: Notes for TV2 re programmes and part of ALRANZ newsletter; draft of speech or article on feminism; and notes on a variety of topics Quantity: 1 folder(s).