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Legacies of the First World War Festival: Diversity (Evening Performance)

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Midlands Art Centre

Cannon Hill Park

Birmingham

B12 9QH

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Legacies of the First World War Festival is hosted by the Arts & Humanities Research Council WW1 Engagement Centres.

The Diversity festival in Birmingham on March 22 & 23 will be dedicated to reflecting on public history and heritage with a focus on diverse stories, exploring the different types of collaborative work that has been done around WW1 subjects since 2014, and to thinking about future/potential collaborations and how community organisations and academics can continue working together to explore all aspects of the past.

Friday evening's event will focus on live performances including The Madras Sepoy by Chamu Kuppuswamy, a screening of The Troth - Usne Kha Tha by Akademi followed by a panel discussion and an exclusive performance of new music piece by award winning alto-saxophonist & MC Soweto Kinch.


Registration from 6pm. Event starts at 6.30pm

Approximate timings:

6.30-7pm The Madras Sepoy

7.15-8.45pm The Troth screening & panel discussion with Piali Ray, SAMPAD; Mira Kaushik, Akademi; Vidya Patel; Chamu Kuppuswamy

9-9.30pm Soweto Kinch


Registration for Day 1 of the festival: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/legacies-of-the-first-world-war-festival-diversity-day-1-tickets-53341995344

Registration for Day 2 of the festival: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/legacies-of-the-first-world-war-festival-diversity-day-2-tickets-53342052515


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What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Please visit the mac website for more information: https://macbirmingham.co.uk/visit/getting-here

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Please contact Voices of War & Peace WW1 Engagement Centre, voices@contacts.bham.ac.uk

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No

Is my registration fee or ticket transferable?

Yes

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

Yes

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Midlands Art Centre

Cannon Hill Park

Birmingham

B12 9QH

United Kingdom

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