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‘Listen to Venezuela’: Free Film Screening
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‘Listen to Venezuela’: Free Film Screening

As capitalism and neoliberalism continue to dominate the world, showing no trace of socially just societies, political action proves necessary. Corporate business has been exploiting the lives of people for years–stripping lands of all resources deemed useful and leaving the surrounding communities impoverished and lacking. Workers are continually losing their […]

Latin American Theatre Festival
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Latin American Theatre Festival

CASA, a London-based theatre organisation, exists with three main purposes: to provide audiences in the UK with the best Latin American theatre, to encourage Latin Americans in the UK to go to the theatre and to provide opportunities for inter-cultural exchanges between theatre artists. For a week straight CASA will […]

The Day of the Dead, this Thursday
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The Day of the Dead, this Thursday

This is an annual Mexican festival celebrated between the 31st of October and the 3rd of November in which Mexicans remember and honour their deceased loved ones. The belief behind the day of the dead is that the souls of the departed return home for one day of the year […]

William Ospina in the Poetry festival
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William Ospina in the Poetry festival

This Colombian author has been invited to participate in the International Poetry Festival 2010 organised by the Southbank Centre. He is in London thanks to the support of the Embassy of Colombia and the Colombiage organisation. William Ospina, Anne Carson, Kapka Kassabova, Mimi Khalvati, Bill Manhire and Togara Muzanenhamo will […]

A magazine that will make you rise again
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A magazine that will make you rise again

With so many words out there waiting to be read, whether they be held in print or scrolled through on a computer screen, choosing a leisure read can be a challenge.     Luckily, the magazine Resurgence combines all of the necessary ingredients–ecology, natural roots, the creative soul and ideology […]