Thursday, 13 March 2014

North West Symposium on LANDSCAPES OF IDENTITY (9/4)

North West Symposium on LANDSCAPES OF IDENTITY (LOI14)

A student-led symposium for postgraduate researchers, their supervisors and early career researchers. It will present diverse perspectives on identity of place and society from leading experts who have made their marks on fields such as architecture, urban landscape design, arts and media, popular culture, music and animation. Join us for a multi-disciplinary symposium, networking opportunity, and debate that will focus on the socio-cultural-physical characteristics of Manchester and visions of its future.

Chair: Emma Anderson (The Atkinson)
Guest Speakers:
Tom Bloxham MBE (Urban Splash) - Identity through Urban Regeneration
Chris Woodworth (Travellers' Tales Warner Bros) - Virtual Identity
Dave Haslam (Fac 51 The Haçienda) - Representation of Identity through Nightclubs and Music Venues
Paul Harris (Paul Harris Dance) - Identity through Movement
Jason Prior (AECOM) - Place Identity

Registration: tea, coffee and cakes (4.15-5pm)
Presentation, debate, networking: wine and canapés (5-8pm)

LIMITED spaces on first-come first-serve basis. To obtain your FREE ticket, please register:

For detailed information on topic(s), speaker(s) and programme:
Enquiries: or  0161 247 1118
Twitter: #LandID #LOI14 #MIRIAD

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