Tate Liverpool: Symposium: IN ATHEN’S SHADOW?

    Liverpool Biennial Launch, photo by Tony Knox
    Liverpool Biennial Launch: Ancient Greece Episode, photo by Tony Knox
    Location (with MAP): Tate Liverpool
    Date/Time: 8 October 2016. 10:00am - 5:00pm
    Event: Talk - Tate Liverpool: Symposium: IN ATHEN’S SHADOW?
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    IN ATHEN’S SHADOW? RADICAL CULTURAL RESPONSES TO CRISIS IN URBAN DEMOCRACY
    Saturday 8 October 2016, 10.00–17.00
    FREE (Advanced booking recommended)

    On the occasion of the ninth Liverpool Biennial, visitors are invited to attend a one day symposium hosted by Tate Liverpool and Liverpool Hope University. This symposium will bring together key thinkers, artists and cultural workers, to reflect critically on pressing issues raised by problems for and relations between the arts, democracy and the city in the 21st century. Key speakers will include Jen Harvie, Professor of Contemporary Theatre and Performance at Queen Mary University of London and Malcolm Miles, Professor in the School of Architecture, Design and Environment at Plymouth University.

    For further information and to book onto this event please visit www.tate.org.uk/liverpool