CraftingResistance_UEL final

An exhibition co-curated by Jasmine Gideon, Birkbeck, University of London and CILAVS member &

Gloria Miqueles, Chilean Ex-political prisoner.

Project funded by Birkbeck ISSF WellcomeTrust

Hosted by University of East London -Archive





Opening event: 26thJanuary 2018, 14:00 18:30

Refugees and exiles: Resistance, well-being & mental endurance

  • Panel discussion: 14:00 16:30
  • Chilean exiles -talks, poetry, music : 16:45 18:30

Venue: Library & Learning Service: Archives Room

Embroidery Workshops : 3rdFebruary and 7thFebruary, 13:00 to 16:00

Embroidering memory and resistance’

Embroidery and talks exploring textile as a form of preserving memory & as an act of solidarity and resistance.

Venue: Library & Learning Service: Archives Room



Dates: 26thJanuary 16thFebruary 2018

Venue: Library & Learning Service: Archives

Address:University of East London, Docklands University Way, London E16 2RD (DLR Cyprus station)

Opening hours: Mon -Friday 09:00-17:00

Saturday 12:00 17:00



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