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International Mime Festival
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International Mime Festival

Organisers warn audiences to “expect the unexpected” as London prepares to host this two week spectacle of events. The best innovative and traditional power of theatrical mime from Europe will be showcased across various venues in the city from the 15th of January. It is a unique, once in a […]

Bridge of knowledge
Culture Visual Arts

Bridge of knowledge

This is the 100th exhibition to be presented by the Brunei Gallery, SOAS that will be celebrating the remarkable centuries-old relationship between the West and the Arab and Islamic world. In the present day many view the Arab and Islamic world and the Western world solely through contrast and difference […]

Holocaust Memorial Day
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Holocaust Memorial Day

On the 27th of January the world will remember one of the most horrific and infamous genocides in history. 6 Million Jews were killed during Hitler’s quest for the “perfect” Arian race. This was a Nazi-state led programme that killed two-thirds of the Jewish population that lived in Europe before […]

Political Prisoner recounts his ‘Chronicles of the other Cell’
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Political Prisoner recounts his ‘Chronicles of the other Cell’

Following his arrest on 22nd May 2009, sociologist and university professor Miguel Ángel Beltrán was charged with recruiting for and collaborating with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC).  The charges brought against Beltrán are based on alleged correspondence between the academic and the former FARC guerrilla leader Raúl Reyes, […]