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  • Dystopia, Apocalypse and Contemporary Women Writing Now

    11 December, 2018

    Susan Watkins and Rachel Connor reflect on the success of the workshop they held for a group of Bradford schoolgirls at the Leeds Library, inviting them to explore the long tradition of women’s dystopian and apocalyptic writing.

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  • Liz Berry, ‘Wolves Library’ (2018)

    5 December, 2018

    Following the ‘Snidge Scrumpin’ events for #BeingHuman18, we are very happy to present the Forward Prize winning poet, Liz Berry, who has written us a poem inspired by smell and memory.

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  • Being Social: Being Human day 10

    25 November, 2018

    Being Human 2018 came to a close on Saturday with showstopper events across the UK. From storytelling in Swansea to phantasmagorias in in Dundee, the festival went out with a bang! Here’s a roundup of some the best twitter…

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  • Being Social: Being Human day 9

    24 November, 2018

    The festival’s penultimate day had events galore! A theatre was brought to life in London, as were the famous dead in Newcastle, there was a Fitzgerald walking tour in Paris and fireworks in Cardiff!

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  • Being Social: Being Human day 8

    23 November, 2018

    On the 8th day of Being Human snidges were scrumped, clothes were ironed, comics were launched, new works were printed and memories were formed. Here’s our roundup of some of the best tweets of the day!

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  • Movement and Architecture Beautifully Confused

    22 November, 2018

    Discover the process behind Beautiful Confusion Collective’s micro-residency at Senate House, find out how matters of space and scale are coming into focus as we move towards the culmination of their time in the building.

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