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Report from Paris

“For a New Europe: University Struggles Against Austerity – Paris Statement”. See below the statement from the Edu-factory conference in Paris this weekend. Paris – Saint-Denis Meeting, 11-13 February 2011 Common Statement We, the student and precarious workers of Europe, … Continue reading

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Workshop about what art objects looks like

Workshop about what Art Objects look like. Thursday 17th March The Open School work towards collaboratively inventing a fake artist with fake name and biography. They then collectively produce work which they considerer to resemble an art object. For example, … Continue reading

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Spaces of Alterity

Educational Spaces of Alterity Call for Contributions Nottingham Critical Pedagogy invites contributions for a day of workshops considering spaces (both inside and outside the academy) that may help challenge the dominance of neoliberal logics, alienated practices and Eurocentric hegemony in … Continue reading

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Reimagining the University Call for Papers This is not a postmortem… And the vote on the 9th December 2010 was not a death throe. This is an invitation for your theory, praxis and strategy to stimulate discussion of what the … Continue reading

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Sachs/Drool’s Forgotten Lingua Franca Enactment

MELT KNA’AN SUNDAY 30th JANUARY 1PM at 1/1 61 West Princes Street Culled from the salvages of Biblical and Talmudic refuse, Sachs/Drool have concocted a compendium of dead words, a forgotten lingua franca awaiting re-discovery, which they molded into a … Continue reading

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Zones of Contention in Self-Organisation

Meeting to Devise Frameworks and find sources Sunday 23rd January, Meeting – 7pm at 1/1 61 West Princes Street Stemming from a listening session around the ‘Festival of DIY Culture 2009’ and the Transmission Gallery ‘Self-Organisation Forum’ It felt as … Continue reading

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Fortnightly Pedagogies Experimental Reading Group

Fortnightly(ish) from Tuesday 25th January 7pm-9pm With tea and toast and vegan butter Location: 2-2 / 12 Ruthven Street (near Hillhead Tube Station) Please edit this page How do we ‘know’ ? How do we learn? What is education? Where … Continue reading

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Free Introductory Workshops in Popular Education for Activism and Organizing

9.30 – 5.30pm Jan 15th, Pearce Institute, Govan, Glasgow TO REGISTER SEE DIYEDUCATION.WORDPRESS.COM What connects fuel poverty in Clydebank, a dangerous liquid gas plant in Southall, hunger in Westerhailes, and destructive open-cast mines at Douglas and Merthyr Tydfil? A political … Continue reading

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What’s the score? Sound Thought Festival Devising

THIRD MEETING: Monday 31st January 7pm-9pm at 1st Floor 58 West Princes Street FOURTH MEETING:Wednesday February 2nd 6pm-9pm at 1/1 61 West Princes Street TOWARDS: 2hr Wshop at 3.30pm and 50min performance at 10pm at ‘The Arches’ Venue on Friday … Continue reading

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Open School Transform the University

Monday 20th December 7pm at 1/1 61 West Princes Street It’s the end of the year so lets get together and have a look back at Open School, think about where to move next and have some mulled wine and … Continue reading

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