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Hip Hop Pedagogies

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A three-day festival to celebrate east London brought to you by UEL, London’s leading university for civic engagement. 

Over three days in June, we're opening the doors to UEL, inviting people from the local community and around London to join us for an array of free talks, performances, and workshops put on by students and local people.       

·         We’ll have performances by dance, music and theatre students and hear stories from students and local people 

·         We’ll explore some of UEL’s leading research projects and the impact they are having on East London

·         We’ll bring the University to life for local families with an array of events for children

·         We’ll showcase an range of community-based projects which give our students a chance to learn from and put back into our community.

Where:            UEL Stratford Campus, Water Lane, E15 4LZ

When:             9, 10, 11 June

Thursday, June 9: Opening events & gala reception.

Friday, June 10: A day of debate & discussion on topics such as 'Tackling TB', 'Responding to the refugee crisis', and 'Education for all'. Plus a showcase of civic engagement projects as well as dance, music and poetry performances.

Saturday, June 11: Family day: performances, workshops and child-friendly activities, including story-telling, puppetry, science for kids, a dance workshop for under-10s, sports, a bouncy castle and plenty more. 

Thursday, 12 May 2016