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  • Yomi Adegoke and Elizabeth Uviebinene

    Slay In Your Lane

    How being black and female affects education, work, dating, representation, money and more

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    Hilary Cottam: Radical Help

    How do we transform the Welfare State so that it can take care of everyone?

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    Lucy Ayrton: One More Chance

    A special event introducing fresh, distinctive and diverse new writers from Dialogue Books

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Yomi Adegoke and Elizabeth Uviebinene
Mon 19 November 2018
19:00 - 20:00
Price: £8/ £6
Yomi Adegoke and Elizabeth Uviebinené

Slay in Your Lane

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Hilary Cottam
Tue 20 November 2018
19:00 - 20:00
Price: £8/ £6
Hilary Cottam

Radical Help: Transforming the Welfare State

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