Events

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sit in curriculum a reading class, proletarian art, proletarian culture

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Thursday 11 February 2021, 18:00 - Thursday 11 March 2021, 19:30
An audio presentation and reading group, facilitated by researcher and Sit-in #1 Associate Occupier Hussein Mitha, exploring a particular conception of proletarian culture and art in the wake of the Russian Revolution, through readings of extracts from Leon Trotsky, Asja Lācis, Walter Benjamin, and ‘Proletkult’ publications

Gallery event | Free

A History Class: An A-Z of Dundonian Dissent

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Thursday 25 February 2021, 19:30 - 21:30
Artist Ruth Ewan, storyteller Erin Farley and historian Siobhan Tolland will present An A-Z of Dundonian Dissent, offering up playful and sometimes surprising anecdotes from the city’s past

Gallery event | Free

an image reading A strike class: the clock stops

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Thursday 25 March 2021, 18:00 - 19:30
An in-conversation event with ex-Timex workers and activists Mary McGregor and a speaker from Timex History Group on the 1993 Timex Strike in Dundee, facilitated by artist and activist Stella Rooney, exploring education on the picket line and the capitalist construction of time

Gallery event | Free

An image with A beauty class:Society, politics and transcendence

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Thursday 1 April 2021, 19:30 - 20:30
An event with author and social critic Minna Salami on how beauty could shape the sociopolitical, cultural and economic relationships that we have with each other and with the nonhuman natural world

Gallery event | Free

A slogan class: three word chant

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Thursday 15 April 2021, 18:00 - 19:30
Explore ways of using expressive lettering and political slogans to promote a cause, defend a right, or stake a claim

Gallery event | free