Druglink article 1998 – Educating Rita: adult education and women’s stories by Gillian Weaver

Beyond the immediate and fundamental levels of poverty, unemployment and homelessness, social exclusion is ultimately founded on cultural exclusion. If addicts are ever to be ‘included’ once more in society, they need to be given the opportunity to rejoin it intellectually. And in Ireland, one woman’s project has been leading the field by stimulating the thirst for knowledge and experience.

Educating Rita: adult education and women’s stories (PDF)