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Chez Paulette brings a splash of stardom to the Plymouth International Book Festival

The replica of a café frequented by Hollywood’s finest in the 1950s and 60s will be greeting audiences at the 2015 Plymouth International Book Festival.

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From Bhangra to Barber – musical entertainment aims to strike a chord at Big Festival Weekend

A performance by one of the UK’s top Bhangra bands and the premiere of a new piece for orchestra and electronics will be among the musical highlights of a weekend of festivities at Plymouth University.

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Music, art and climate change: DJ Spooky brings blend of innovative Antarctic works to Plymouth University

An internationally renowned composer, multimedia artist and writer will be at Plymouth University to talk about a project which uses innovative new ways to explore the planet’s remotest continent.

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Digging soil culture at Plymouth University’s Peninsula Arts Gallery

Soil Culture: Dig It has launches at Plymouth University. The exhibition is part of a three-year programme of cultural events across the South West region that encourages visitors to look beyond the surface of earth, mud, dirt and grit to find its underlying beauty and purpose in our existence.

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Events celebrate lasting impact of 18th century culture on Western society

The lasting influence of Georgian culture on our modern society is to be celebrated through a series of events hosted by Peninsula Arts at Plymouth University.

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The birth of the modern selfie? Early Renaissance research reveals inspiration and lasting influence of images-within-images

The 750-year-old artistic practice which may in part have inspired the modern selfie has been laid bare in research by a Plymouth University academic.

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Science and music combine in style for the 2015 Peninsula Arts Contemporary Music Festival

A biocomputer that can play the piano and an audio-visual representation of Motor Neurone Disease will be among the highlights of the 10th annual Peninsula Arts Contemporary Music Festival.

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Answers in an envelope please – designers reveal the items which fire their imaginations

What connects a slightly squashed paper cup, a Swedish tape measure, a tiny wooden model of shoes and a 1/14 scale paper chair? The answer is they are all items of value donated by a host of top designers to feature in a unique exhibition at Plymouth University.

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