Join Justin O’Connor for a launch event for his forthcoming book ‘Culture is Not an Industry’, published by Manchester University Press. Culture is at the heart to what it means to be human. But twenty-five years ago, the British government rebranded art and culture as 'creative industries', valued for their economic contribution, and set out to launch the UK as the creative workshop of a globalised world.
We are very proud to be hosting Watermelon Womxn: a musical journey through Palestine presented by Bethlehem Cultural Festival and Habibti. Saturday, 9 March 2024, 7 PM Bethlehem Cultural Festival (BCF) was set up in 2020 to put the artists, arts and culture of Palestine and Bethlehem centre stage.
The Ethical City will explore the role of placemakers in addressing concerns facing the city, such as sustainability, inclusivity, social cohesion and community resources, and how the city facilitates and nurtures society.