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Friday, November 22, 2019

For The People: A Day of Talks, 9 Nov

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For The People: A Day of Talks, 9 Nov

Date: Saturday 9th November 2019

Time: 10am until 5.30pm

Location: Leaf 113-115 Portland Street Manchester M1 6DW

Tickets: £20 regular price / £17 members and concessions

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We are very excited for this. A really strong line up of interesting people talking about an equally interesting mix of subjects. Its going to great

Our speakers on the day are:

Dr Linda King Irish Design Modernism: Negotiating a Post-Colonial Identity

Dr Dominic Wilkinson F.X. Velarde: Working with Artists.

Theo Inglis Mid-Century magazine design and the Cultural Cold War

Simon Phipps Concrete Poetry: photographing post-war public art

Dr Dawn Pereira Concrete too is Beautiful: How William Mitchell’s casting process humanised Post-War Urban Landscapes.

Corin Mellor Teaspoons to Traffic Lights

Dr Katrina Navickas Keep Britain Tidy: Designing the National Anti-Litter Campaign

Rosamund West Concrete Londoners: the LCC’s sculpture and social housing

Victoria Jolley Prime Movers: urban renewal through amenity dispersion in Central Lancashire New Town

Event made possible by the Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art