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Edinburgh College of Art, 19-20 June 2015

Funded by the IASH International and Interdisciplinary Research Network: New cultures of urban citizenship in Europe

 

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Thursday 18th June

8pm Welcome drinks and dinner for invited speakers

at Slighhouse
54 George IV Bridge, Old Town, Edinburgh EH1 1EJ

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Friday, 19th June

Edinburgh College of Art Boardroom
Evolution House
78 Westport, Edinburgh, Midlothian, EH1 2LE
T. 0131 221 6000

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Programme

9.30am – Tea and Coffee

10am – 11.30am

Panel 1: What is urban citizenship?

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11.30am – 11.45am: Coffee break

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11.45am –1.15pm
Panel 2: Activist Aesthetics

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1.15pm – 2pm: Lunch

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2pm – 3.30pm
Panel 3: Architecture and Democracy

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3.30pm – 3.45pm:  Coffee

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3.45pm – 5.15pm
Panel 4: Co-creating the city

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Friday Evening

6pm – 7.30pm Book launch‘Radical Politics and Citizenship in Europe: from the Balkans to Scotland’

Word Power Bookstore, 43-45 West Nicholson Street, EH8 9DB

  • Speakers: Penny Travlou (Lecturer, Edinburgh College of Art), Srecko Horvat (philosopher and writer, Croatia) and Igor Stiks (researcher and writer, Edinburgh College of Art)

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8pm Dinner for invited speakers

at Spoon 6a Nicolson Street, Edinburgh EH8 9DH, T. 0131 623 1752

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Saturday 20th June

11am – 12:30pm  City Visit

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1:30pm – 3:30pm  Working group: The Future of the Network (lunch will be served), Boardroom, ECA

Participants: Peter Vermeersch, Christoph Lindner, Austin Williams, Oli Mould, Dubravka Sekulic, Penny Travlou, Tahl Kaminer, Tiffany Jenkins, Stacey Hunter, Richard Williams and Igor Stiks

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