Cafe Sci:"Self-seeke­rs, madmen and poets"

Ruth Kinna

Loughborough University

William Morris’s description of nineteenth century activists serves as a platform to route to recover a neglected history of socialism, take inspiration from the aims and aspirations of unknown activists and helps us and make sense of contemporary global movements.

MEETING FORMAT: Our speaker talks, uninterrupted for 20 minutes, to introduce his topic. During a break to get drinks, the Hat goes round. Then there is an hour’s chaired question and answer session. Cafe Sci is funded by the Hat (no sponsors). We suggest a contribution £5 (waged) or £2 - £3 (unwaged). Full details here

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  • Carolynn

    Very knowledgeable speaker, I learned lots :-)

    November 18, 2013

  • Enid H.

    Sorry for the late notice, but Chris and I are not going to be able to come tonight after all. Hope to come in the near future. Have a good event.

    November 18, 2013

  • Neil

    really looking forward to attending tonights event as I am a poet, slightly mad and a self-seeker in this place called earth

    November 18, 2013

  • michael

    This will be my first meetup. I'm looking forward to being there!
    Michael

    November 17, 2013

  • J. David H.

    Sounds interesting and William Morris and his views is an interesting topic. I will attend if I can.
    David.

    November 17, 2013

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