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Walking and talking about Belfast's street art

Date
Time
12:00 to 14:00
Location
The Black Box Belfast
Organiser
Maria Prince
Contact details
m.prince@ulster.ac.uk
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Belfast, Beirut and Berlin all share something special – a penchant for ‘post- conflict’ street art. Join Omar El Masri (TJI), academics and street artists for a conversation and walking tour that explores Belfast’s street art scene against the backdrop of a changing urban landscape brought on by legacies of conflict, segregation, urban regeneration and redevelopment. Is street art a scream of political protest like we see in Athens, Cairo and Lisbon or are these walls weaving together a different story for Belfast?

This event is part of the ESRC Festival of Social Science Northern Ireland.

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