Policing the Crisis was a response to events concerning the robbery and injury of a man in Birmingham by three boys of mixed ethnic backgrounds. They were given long, exemplary sentences (twenty years, in one case). However, these events were not used to illustrate a pre-existing...

Policing the Crisis was a response to events concerning the robbery and injury of a man in Birmingham by three boys of mixed ethnic backgrounds. They were given long, exemplary sentences (twenty years, in one case). However, these events were not used to illustrate a pre-existing...

Wednesday 26 June, 2019
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conference

Join Magnum photographers and speakers from the worlds of journalism and the arts in an exploration of contemporary agency.

This all-day symposium hosts four panel discussions with Magnum photographers and invited guests, and two keynote presentations by...

Stuart Hall (1932–2014), a foundational figure in the British New Left, was a Jamaican-born British intellectual and political activist. He is famous for his tenure as Director of the University of Birmingham’s Centre for Contemporary Cultural Studies, where he pioneered new approaches to...

Saturday 13 July, 2019
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Autograph’s Rights in Focus Network explores how social justice agendas can inform the challenges, practice and discourse of arts engagement.

Through quarterly meetings, the network ...