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Wednesday 27th March 2013 – Saturday 20th April 2013, 

Corn Exchange & New Greenham Arts

Whether in Newbury, or further afield, protest is never far from the headlines, and this is your chance to be part of it.

How does creativity inspire protest? How does protest inspire art? In April, Corn Exchange Newbury and New Greenham Arts in Berkshire hosts a month of exhibitions, talks, performances, screenings and debates on the topic of protest.

Includes talks from internationally acclaimed protest artists Noel Douglas and Peter Kennard, as well as music from Gracie Petrie and Sean Taylor.

Come and experience true life protest stories brought to life with The Cellist of Sarajevo and The Vocal Abolitionists, and keep your eye out for our film season announcement for screenings too.

Exhibition, October, forms the main part of this season - a documentary artwork at New Greenham Arts that explores how live networks represent protest.

Pop along to New Greenham Arts and add your own protest story to our huge wall timeline. 

Browse the events at the bottom of the page and talk to us on Twitter @cornexchange #newburyprotest

Have you got a protest story to tell? About protests you were involved in, or were witness to, or maybe just your own story of a small personal protest? We want to hear from you. Email protest@cornexchangenew.co.uk for your story to appear on our timeline and on the website.

Browse the news section of the site to read articles about protest and stories submitted by others.

The views and opinions expressed in these articles are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of the Corn Exchange Trust.

 

 

James Gough and Joy Hoadley talk to BBC Radio Berkshire about our Protest Season.

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