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Film posters galore!

Monday 28th of January sees  a talk at the BFI Reuben library about film posters and whether they inspire watching films. There will be a slideshow to explore examples of fantastic film posters, from classics to obscurities, presented by BFI … Continue reading

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Objects of Dissent talk and Resistance publication

If your New Year Resolution is to take more interest in political protests and their history, then there are a couple of events in the next few days that might be for you: Saturday 12th January, Conway Hall, WC1R 4RL  … Continue reading

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Sun in December

We are certainly in need of some sun this December as the dark damp days continue, so we have put up a display in Aldgate library  celebrating our source of energy, warmth, light and life itself! The Science museum currently … Continue reading

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Artist’s Books fairs and symposium

There are a few Artist’s Books related events coming up over the next couple of weeks: Artists Who Make Books symposium: Stella Maris Centre Wexford, Ireland, 30 November – 2nd December https://www.facebook.com/artistswhomakebooks/ BOOK FAIR Artist Books & Publications by Independent … Continue reading

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South London Gallery Archive

The South London Gallery recently opened its second venue in the Former Peckham Road Fire Station, and as part of the re-development have improved access to their archives. There are a series of Open Archive sessions, where you can drop … Continue reading

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Daylighting event at Wellcome Collection

Daylighting is a 4 day event at the Wellcome Collection, London, exploring the interconnections of art, activism, performance, politics, health and print, and challenging  existing archives and systems of knowledge. The programme of events, which takes place 18 – 21st October  … Continue reading

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Animation talk at the BFI Library

” Why does animation play such a central role in defining our expectations and experiences of popular fantasy cinema, and why do animators often use fantasy fiction as a source of inspiration? ” If this is a question that gets … Continue reading

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The Festival of Ideas

The Royal Academy is hosting the ‘Festival of Ideas‘, a series of talks and workshops on art, architecture, literature, design, music and more. The festival is on for 10 days, opening on 7th of September until 16th of September. Some … Continue reading

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Send us a postcard!

Well, write it and post it in the library! What improvements would you like to see in the library? Come and see our display on postcard books, then write your own! Let us know what you would like to see … Continue reading

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Dogs in the Library!

As part of Mental Health Awareness Week, library services organised a visit from some therapy dogs, and yes they were actually in the library! We had 2 separate visits, one at Aldgate Library and one at Holloway Road Library. Here … Continue reading

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