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For and Against

Public Symposium - For & Against: Art, Politics and the Pamphlet

  • 26 May 2017 - 27 May 2017
  • Friday 11am - 5pm / Saturday 11am - 3pm
  • Various locations across Loughborough - see website for details.

About this event

For and Against: Art, Politics and the Pamphlet is a two-day research and public ‘festival’ event responding to research into the political pamphlet and exploring the relevance of the pamphlet for contemporary art practice.

The programme will run across two days:

Friday 26 May
Fearon Hall
This day-long public symposium is open to all and will include presentations, performances and rants, including artist-taxi-driver, Mark McGowan.
Tickets: £5, includes lunch. This event can be booked online through the university store.

Public Event
Saturday 27 May
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, a 'marketplace' of stalls, exhibitions displaying collections of historical and contemporary pamphlets inside the library and museum, and lots of opportunities for participation.
FREE, no need to book a place, just turn up!

Visit the event website for further details

Contact and booking details

Lizzie Hobbs
Email address
Friday 26 May £5 / Saturday 27 May FREE
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