Author Archives: Jacob

  1. Torriano Meeting House 24 June

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    Sunday 24 June, 2-6pm

    The Presense of Oil: A writing workshop in poetry and/or prose responding to the “Conscious Oil” Exhibition During an afternoon of discussion and writing, led by poet Katherine Gallagher and printmaker Emily Johns, we will find ways into the ‘Presence’ of oil through an exploration of the pictures, writing exercises and feedback.
    Tickets: £15 /£12 Concessions.
    This event is a benefit for Torriano Meeting House

  2. The Morlan Centre

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    14 January,

    Screening of the film “Gasland” followed by a talk on the proposed crime of “Ecocide” and a discussion. Gasland is a film showing the damage done to the earth, the water courses and to human health as a result of “fracking.
    suggested donations £2/£5. Refreshments available

  3. Pontardawe Arts Centre

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    12 November, daytime

    With director Derek Cobley to create a play in response to the images of the
    Conscious Oil exhibition.
    Tickets: £15 £10 Concessions.

    15 November, 7pm

    Script Writing
    An evening of theatre, music and art around the story of oil, from its humble sacred beginnings to our thirst for more and more of the ‘black gold’. We are delighted to be joining forces with printmaker Emily Johns, environmental charity Awel Aman Tawe and the Murton Community Choir for an evening to remember.

  4. Swansea Environment Centre

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    22 July, evening

    Metropolitan University
    Town Hill
    Swansea SA2 0UT
    An evening of talks, discussion and song
    developing a culture of sustainability and diversity.

    Singing from Murton Community Choir

    Lawyer and barrister Polly Higgins speaking about the Crime of Ecocide. Q&A with Aghogho Okpako from the Niger Delta. Chaired By Jane Davidson, the former Environment and Sustainability Minister for Wales and Director of INSPIRE, a new sustainability institute in Trinity St David University.

  5. Hastings Arts Forum

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    26 May – 2 June

    A week-long writers’ room with Anne Rouse exploring the images through words.

    Sunday 22 May 2-4pm

    Carbon Generations. A performance by Benjamin D and Tim Fairs from PLATFORM using intimate stories from family histories to look at the rise and fall of coal, gas and oil across seven generations.

    Friday 27 May 6.30 – 8.30

    Performance by Ragged Blue Sail of the “Tidal Suite” song cycle and “Convoilution” a live projection by Patrick Nicholson