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2017 Plymouth Contemporary offers differing visions of the world

A selection of works showcasing visions of the past, present and future have gone on show as part of the second Plymouth Contemporary.

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National Memory Day dementia writing competition shortlist announced

National Memory Day writing competition shortlist announced
Thursday 18th May will mark National Memory Day, part of Dementia Awareness Week and a celebration of the power of the written and spoken word for those with and affected by dementia.

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How arts can give more people a seat at the table? Plymouth academic says arts can give voice to issues

Problems of food waste, poor nutrition and associated social issues are ever-present throughout the UK and beyond.

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Plymouth Festival of Words promises a celebration of literary talent

A Star Wars actor, a Booker Prize nominee, and the acclaimed director of one of the 1980s’ iconic black comedies will be among the lead figures appearing at the inaugural Plymouth Festival of Words.

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Composer creates new work to celebrate 60th anniversary of Lennon and McCartney’s first meeting

There are few relationships in music as successful as that of Paul McCartney and John Lennon. To mark the 60th anniversary of their first meeting, Dr Alexis Kirke, a composer at the University of Plymouth, has used a computer algorithm to chart the emotional development of their friendship through their lyrics.

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Artists invited to consider visions of the present and future for 2017 Plymouth Contemporary

The world’s turbulent social and political landscape is among the potential themes artists are being invited to consider for the 2017 Plymouth Contemporary.

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