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"Another Utopia" Film Screening

 A film by artist Albert Potrony, members of Abeona Housing Co-operative and volunteers from the local community, charting the journey of a visionary group of individuals who sought to develop new ways of building communities through co-operative housing in Camden in the 70s and 80s. The film lasts fifty minutes and will be followed by an informal discussion.

Utopia

Where and when?

Tuesday 31st March 2015 at 7.15 pm
(Doors open at 6.45 pm)

Venue: local studies and archives centre

Admission Free

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Co-op


Curious Kentish Town

An illustrated talk by Martin Plaut and Andrew Whitehead, authors of “Curious Kentish Town”

Curious

Image shows a First World War Memorial on 13-14 College Lane © Martin Plaut and Andrew Whitehead

Where and when?

Tuesday 7th April 2015 at 7.15 pm
(Doors open at 6.45 pm)

Venue: local studies and archives centre

Admission Free


Many Cultures One Community presents…

Post-War Kentish Town

A Free Audiovisual Exhibition
Comprising interviews with local Kentish Townites by students at Acland Burghley School and an exhibition created by local historians as part of the local history and multimedia project, 'Many Cultures One Community' which culminated in a carnival in June 2013.

Lawford

Image shows Lawford Road in the 1950s (Courtesy of London Metropolitan Archives)

Where and when?

16th February to 18th April 2015
(Opening Hours: Mon 10-6 Tues 10-6 Thurs 10-7 Fri 10-5 Alternate Saturdays 11-5)

Venue: local studies and archives centre


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