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For and Against: Art, Politics and the Pamphlet

May 26 2017
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Urban Pamphleteer will take part in For and Against: Art, Politics and the Pamphlet, a two-day research and public ‘festival’ event in Loughborough town centre in May 2017.

Friday 26 May 2017 : Research symposium
Fearon Hall, Loughborough

Ben Campkin and Rebecca Ross (founders and editors of Urban Pamphleteer) will speak at the one-day symposium, which will include a range of speakers, performances and rants. The event runs 11.00am – 5.00pm and will be followed by the public opening of an exhibition from collections of historical and contemporary pamphlets For & Against! The Art of the Pamphlet at the Charnwood Museum, Loughborough.

Tickets: £5 including lunch

Saturday 27 May 2017: Public event
Charnwood Museum, Loughborough Library and Queens Park, Loughborough

This day-long event will include a range of public activity including live performative elements by artists commissioned by Radar (LU Arts), a 'market place' of stalls, exhibitions displaying collections of historical and contemporary pamphlets inside the library and museum, and lots of opportunities for participation.

Event Calendar

May 26 2017 For and Against: Art, Politics and the Pamphlet Feb 23 2017 Anti-eviction mapping and the housing crisis Dec 09 2016 Engaged Urbanism book launch Nov 17 2016 Urban Pamphleteer 6 and Web-site Launch Aug 19 2016 Planetary Gentrification Feb 15 2016 Urban Lab to curate Venturing Beyond cultural programme at Somerset House