The Big She-Bang turns 7

Today is the 7 year anniversary of the first-ever┬áBIG SHE-BANG, organized by the┬áLong Island Womyn’s Collective. For a history of the Big She-Bang, check out Beth Puma and Kate Wadkins’ “I Got a Proposition Goes Something Like This: A Brief History of the Big She-Bang.” To see how the festival has changed and grown through […]

The Big She-Bang 5 Participant Survey!

Hello Everyone! First and foremost thank you for an amazing turn out and great participation–we felt that this year’s Big She-Bang was a great success! However, what’s most important is what you thought! We have gained invaluable insight into how we can better work with our larger community from conducting post-event surveys in the past […]


We have finally confirmed a date and a place for this year’s 5th Annual Big She-Bang! THE BIG SHE-BANG V SATURDAY, AUGUST 14TH, 2010 11AM-10PM @ CHURCH OF THE MESSIAH 129 RUSSELL STREET, LOWER LEVEL GREENPOINT, BROOKLYN 11222 Please join us as we anticipate a bunch of really great participants this year, as always. If […]

The Big She-Bang 5: Call for Participants!

The Big She-Bang is an annual event that takes place every August. It was originally the brain child of the Long Island Womyn’s Collective, an amazing group which included several current For the Birds members. This will be the third year that the Big She-Bang takes place in New York City and we hope you […]

The Big She-Bang: Schedule & Poster

Check out our amazing poster, made by Tamara at No Guts No Glory! Here is the schedule we’ve come up with for The Big She-Bang IV. Obviously it’s tentative, but it’s a framework for the day. SHE-BANG SCHEDULE 10:30AM | Breakfast Workshops: 11am-12:30pm | Queer Eye for the D.I.Y. 12:45-2:15 | Feminist Urban Mobility 2:15-2:45 […]

THE BIG SHE-BANG IV: Confirmed Details!

Hello all! Us birds over here at FTB HQ have been non-stop planning for The Big She-Bang IV. We have a NEW COMP to be released at the event, and some newer surprises up our sleeves! We’re even presenting our original workshop, Queer Eye for the DIY. Here’s the press release! THE BIG SHE BANG […]