Seminar – July 11th 2020

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Seminar on the psychoanalytic understanding of disproportionate diagnosis of psychosis in the Afro-Caribbean population.

See the following website for more details and tickets:

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/historic-slavery-as-a-cause-of-current-psychoses-tickets-109997198582?utm_source=eventbrite&utm_medium=email&utm_content=follow_notification&utm_campaign=following_published_event&utm_term=Historic+Slavery+as+a+Cause+of+Current+Psychoses&aff=ebemoffollowpublishemail

London Legal Walk 2020

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The  London Legal Support Trust (LLST) works to support law centres and legal advice agencies in London and the South East by providing them with grant funding alongside other forms of support.

The LLST organises the annual London Legal Walk which helps to raise funds for charities that provide legal advice and representation. For further information on participating in the Walk and/or making donations please see the following website:

https://www.londonlegalsupporttrust.org.uk/our-events/london-legal-walk-2020/

 

Windrush Petition and Podcast

Two years after the Windrush Scandal, the independent report commissioned into the appalling failings that took place has finally been published. But with so much going on, we can’t let the lessons go unnoticed.

You can support the campaign for justice through the following website: https://you.38degrees.org.uk/petitions/windrush-never-again

 

You can also access a podcast on Windrush (entitled: GENERATION WINDRUSH Part 2) reflecting on the last 2 years post-scandal by:

  • Journalist, Amelia Gentleman,
  • Immigrant lawyer, Jacqui McKenzie and;
  • Social commentator and Windrush Campaigner, Patrick Vernon OBE .

See: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/your-broccoli-weekly/id1491172864

 

Stanley Picker Gallery Exhibition

6th February – 4th April 2020
Reflecting on the impact of the criminal justice system on women, the exhibition features new work by Price, archival material and other artists and writers invited by Price including: Erika Flowers, Hannah Hull, Nina Ward, Katrina McPherson, Carly Guest and Rachel Seoighe.
The project draws on networks, collaborations and relationships developed through Reclaim Holloway, which has been actively campaigning for a  Women’s Building on the former prison site since 2016.
The Opening Event and dates subject to change. Please keep checking the following website:

Be one of the first people to see [BLANK], Alice Birch’s latest play

Created from 100 possible scenes by director Maria Aberg, Alice Birch’s [BLANK] shines a light on the reality of women and their families when they are caught up in the criminal justice system.

[BLANK] runs from 11 October – 30 November 2019 and tickets priced from £10 to £40 are available now. 

Book online at donmarwarehouse.com, or call the box office on 020 3282 3808.

 

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Mental Wealth Festival – 2019

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The fifth edition of the Mental Wealth Festival returns this October 2019 to coincide with World Mental Health Day on 10 October 2019. This year there will be a focus on ‘tribe’ wealth, relationships, family, friendship and the importance of community and support networks.

The Mental Wealth Festival is produced by City Lit in partnership with Beyond Words, The National Gallery, The British Museum and Mad World.

For more information please see the following website:

https://www.citylit.ac.uk/mwf