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26 May 2017 - 27 May 2017

For and against - art, politics and the pamphlet

Presented By Politicized Practice Research Group

About this event

The event brings together a range of public activities and events alongside research into the radical political traditions of the pamphlet and its exploration in contemporary art.

Friday 26 May 2017 : Research symposium

One-day research event with speakers, performances and rants at Fearon Hall. Loughborough, includes artist-taxi-driver, Mark McGowan. Event runs 11am till 5pm followed by public opening of exhibition from collections of historical and contemporary pamphlets For & Against! The Art of the Pamphlet at Charnwood Museum, Loughborough

Book here for the research event - £5 includes lunch

Saturday 27 May 2017 : FREE Public events all day

This day-long event across sites including Charnwood Museum, Loughborough Library and Loughborough’s beautiful Queens Park, will include a range of public inter-activity; live performative elements by artists commissioned by Radar including Patrick Goddard, Ferenc Gróf, Ciara Phillips and Rory Pilgrim, and the ‘market’, a range of interactive stalls encouraging public participation in the making of new pamphlets.

For more information contact Kate Self K.Self@lboro.ac.uk or Gill Whiteley G.Whiteley@lboro.ac.uk

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