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Once Upon a Deadline in Translation 2012 | 15 August 2012
As a part of the Polish Arts Festival, "Once Upon a Deadline is a writing marathon wherein writers create a 1,500-word short story in one day whilst traveling around a city. These stories are then read aloud during a live public ‘read-off’ ...
Building on the successful 2011 event Once Upon A Deadline in Translation will take place in 2012 in 2 cities. Gdansk in Poland, and Southend."
We are what we wear | 24 February 2011
"This exciting COSTUME- DANCE -DRAMA based project will use the exquisite 17th Century costumes of KATHAKALI – [the classical dance drama from Kerala, south India] to interpret the influence that India had on textiles, clothes and lifestyle of the people of England."
"Discover the Southend Zimbabwean Network" | 1 November 2010
Brief media release about Southend Library Service's links with the Southend Zimbabwean Network.
ICAR Fundraising Appeal | 9 June 2010
Many of you will have used ICAR to gather info for your work with refugees and asylum-seekers. Sadly, "our host institution, City University, is having to make savings due to central government cuts across the Higher Education sector and has formally announced that it can no longer support ICAR. We will be leaving the University on July 7th 2010."
There is more info about this, and also an appeal for funding on the ICAR website.
Liverpool Libraries add their WTYL videos to YouTube | 27 May 2009
Liverpool Libraries have added their WTYL videos to YouTube - this is a resource which we can draw on (and maybe others can add to).