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Reading Nineteen Eighty-Four at HMP Ashfield

A summary of some of the discussion of Nineteen Eighty-Four that took place in a reading group at HMP Ashfield.

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The Man Who Laughs

An introduction to the screening which took place in Bristol Cathedral in October 2019.

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Moulin Rouge

Moulin Rouge

An introduction to one of the silent film classics screened as part of the Festival of the Future City film programme.

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A Witness in Nineveh: George Orwell’s Failed Fiction

Reflections on the psychology of powerlessness and proto-existentialism in George Orwell's work.

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My Name is Julia Ross

My Name is Julia Ross

Transcript of the introduction to the screening of the final film in our 2019 noir season.

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Odds Against Tomorrow

‘It’s a Jungle Out There’: Odds Against Tomorrow, Race and Film Noir

Transcript of the introduction to the screening of the film noir Odds Against Tomorrow.

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Kiss Me Deadly

Kiss Me Deadly

Background to the film which was screened as part of our film noir season.

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