Events

In this area you will find details of events in relation to our research into D4D, Disability and Community

The Bushwick Book Club presents artistic responses to Tanvir Bush’s ‘Cull’

A very large cake with the CULL novel cover design on it

On Saturday 25 January 2020, the Bushwick Book Club presented artists’ responses to CULL, Tanvir Bush’s sharp, outrageous, and uncomfortable satire about the deadly underside side of discrimination. Author and researcher Dr. Tanvir Bush, wrote this dark satire about the current British welfare system highlighting the desperate plight of disabled people in Britain today.

The Ethics of Representation

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This workshop is a practical session for researchers and creative practitioners who want to gain a better understanding of how to ethically engage in research or creative practice that involves people from marginalised or so-called ‘minority’ groups and/or people from diverse ethnic backgrounds.

Empathy and Writing Research Group

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The Empathy and Writing group researches the uses and limits of empathy in personal and professional life, creativity, reading, writing and in the recovery from…