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Aleksandra Mir Presents the Pre-Presidential Library

Free

Free

Various times
7 Jan 2019 - 4 Feb 2019
Various times | 7 Jan 2019 - 4 Feb 2019
Art
Artists & Thinkers
7 JAN – 4 FEB 2019: A free HENI Project Space exhibition featuring US tabloid coverage of Donald Trump, from 1986 to 2000
7 JAN – 4 FEB 2019: A free HENI Project Space exhibition featuring US tabloid coverage of Donald...
 Julie Cohen holding an umbrella in a cemetery
7:30 pm
28 Jan 2019 - 28 Jan 2019
7:30 pm | 28 Jan 2019 - 28 Jan 2019
Literature
Poetry
Popular author Julie Cohen headlines the beloved LGBTQ+ literary salon in its first showcase of 2019
Popular author Julie Cohen headlines the beloved LGBTQ+ literary salon in its first showcase of 2019
Stephanie Yeboah, journalist and blogger

Free

Free

7:00 pm
31 Jan 2019 - 31 Jan 2019
7:00 pm | 31 Jan 2019 - 31 Jan 2019
Talks & Topics
Society & Activism
Whose space is it anyway? Examine the politics of fatness in an age of body positivity
Whose space is it anyway? Examine the politics of fatness in an age of body positivity
Kader Attia, Measure and Control, 2013
11:00 am
13 Feb 2019 - 6 May 2019
11:00 am | 13 Feb 2019 - 6 May 2019
Art
Talks & Topics
13 FEB - 6 MAY 2019: The first UK survey exhibition of Kader Attia’s playful and thought-provoking work
13 FEB - 6 MAY 2019: The first UK survey exhibition of Kader Attia’s playful and thought-provoking...
Kader Attia, visual artist
7:00 pm
13 Feb 2019 - 13 Feb 2019
7:00 pm | 13 Feb 2019 - 13 Feb 2019
Art
Talks & Topics
The artist discusses the themes behind his Hayward Gallery exhibition The Museum of Emotion
The artist discusses the themes behind his Hayward Gallery exhibition The Museum of Emotion
Stacey Dooley, documentary filmmaker and author
7:30 pm
13 Feb 2019 - 13 Feb 2019
7:30 pm | 13 Feb 2019 - 13 Feb 2019
Literature
Spoken word & Live literature
Uncover stories from incredible women with the BBC3 presenter on the publication of her paperback
Uncover stories from incredible women with the BBC3 presenter on the publication of her paperback
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Various times
13 Feb 2019 - 6 May 2019
Various times | 13 Feb 2019 - 6 May 2019
Art
Talks & Topics
13 FEB - 6 MAY 2019: An exhibition exploring the first seven years of the influential photographer’s career
13 FEB - 6 MAY 2019: An exhibition exploring the first seven years of the influential...
The Estate of Diane Arbus, LLC.  All Rights Reserved.
7:00 pm
14 Feb 2019 - 14 Feb 2019
7:00 pm | 14 Feb 2019 - 14 Feb 2019
Art
Talks & Topics
Hear from a panel chaired by arts writer Liz Jobey on the rarely seen early work of Diane Arbus
Hear from a panel chaired by arts writer Liz Jobey on the rarely seen early work of Diane Arbus
VG Lee, author
7:30 pm
15 Feb 2019 - 15 Feb 2019
7:30 pm | 15 Feb 2019 - 15 Feb 2019
Literature
Poetry
VG Lee headlines as Polari marks LGBTQ+ History Month with mayhem and sparkle
VG Lee headlines as Polari marks LGBTQ+ History Month with mayhem and sparkle
Man Booker 50 headshots
7:30 pm
25 Feb 2019 - 25 Feb 2019
7:30 pm | 25 Feb 2019 - 25 Feb 2019
Literature
Spoken word & Live literature
The Man Booker winning author launches the first novel in his Dark Star trilogy
The Man Booker winning author launches the first novel in his Dark Star trilogy
Sir Ranulph Fiennes, explorer
7:30 pm
6 Mar 2019 - 6 Mar 2019
7:30 pm | 6 Mar 2019 - 6 Mar 2019
Literature
Spoken word & Live literature
The world’s greatest living explorer in conversation with fellow adventurer Bear Grylls
The world’s greatest living explorer in conversation with fellow adventurer Bear Grylls
Drawing of Women
8:00 pm
6 Mar 2019 - 6 Mar 2019
8:00 pm | 6 Mar 2019 - 6 Mar 2019
Literature
Poetry
Explore, experiment, celebrate difference and make noise with the all-women’s sound and performance collective
Explore, experiment, celebrate difference and make noise with the all-women’s sound and...
Audience in the Royal Festival Hall
2:00 pm
8 Mar 2019 - 8 Mar 2019
2:00 pm | 8 Mar 2019 - 8 Mar 2019
Talks & Topics
Gender Politics & Equality
Consider the state of the nation for women and girls - now
Consider the state of the nation for women and girls - now
Jo Brand, comedian
8:00 pm
8 Mar 2019 - 8 Mar 2019
8:00 pm | 8 Mar 2019 - 8 Mar 2019
Literature
Writers
Join writer and comedian Jo Brand as she discusses her darkly funny guide to life as a woman
Join writer and comedian Jo Brand as she discusses her darkly funny guide to life as a woman
Angela Davis, political activist, academic and author
8:00 pm
8 Mar 2019 - 8 Mar 2019
8:00 pm | 8 Mar 2019 - 8 Mar 2019
Talks & Topics
Gender Politics & Equality
Hear from legendary activist, writer and scholar Angela Davis on International Women's Day at WOW
Hear from legendary activist, writer and scholar Angela Davis on International Women's Day at...
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Audience in the Royal Festival Hall
2:00 pm
9 Mar 2019 - 9 Mar 2019
2:00 pm | 9 Mar 2019 - 9 Mar 2019
Talks & Topics
Gender Politics & Equality
What does the future look like for girls and women?
What does the future look like for girls and women?
New Daughters of Africa
6:00 pm
9 Mar 2019 - 9 Mar 2019
6:00 pm | 9 Mar 2019 - 9 Mar 2019
Literature
Talks & Topics
WOW launches Margaret Busby’s major new global anthology of writing by women of African descent
WOW launches Margaret Busby’s major new global anthology of writing by women of African descent
Dame Diana Rigg, actress
7:30 pm
9 Mar 2019 - 9 Mar 2019
7:30 pm | 9 Mar 2019 - 9 Mar 2019
Literature
Writers
From The Avengers’ Emma Peel to Lady Olenna Tyrell in Game of Thrones - meet Diana Rigg
From The Avengers’ Emma Peel to Lady Olenna Tyrell in Game of Thrones - meet Diana Rigg
Naomi Klein, author, social activist, and filmmaker
8:00 pm
9 Mar 2019 - 9 Mar 2019
8:00 pm | 9 Mar 2019 - 9 Mar 2019
Talks & Topics
Gender Politics & Equality
Renowned author Naomi Klein discusses the present political landscape with WOW founder Jude Kelly
Renowned author Naomi Klein discusses the present political landscape with WOW founder Jude Kelly
The Slumflower, author
8:00 pm
9 Mar 2019 - 9 Mar 2019
8:00 pm | 9 Mar 2019 - 9 Mar 2019
Literature
Writers
Consider love, life and self-worth with award-winning blogger Chidera Eggerue, aka The Slumflower
Consider love, life and self-worth with award-winning blogger Chidera Eggerue, aka The Slumflower
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