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There is not only a shortage of working-class writers being published in this country, but a shortage of working-class people working in publishing. The stories that get published come mostly from higher up in society, chosen by those higher up in society, and it’s a distorted reflection of the country we live in. Sharon Duggal, […]

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Hitchcock and Me

...Gary Cooper, Michael Redgrave, Laurence Olivier and Jimmy Stewart. A significant number of them are also damaged, physically like Jimmy Stewart in Rear Window, or psychologically, like Jimmy Stewart in...

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A Life Cinematic – The Early Years

...captured so dreamily in Lynne Ramsay’s Ratcatcher. Jimmy Cagney, Humphrey Bogart and John Wayne were my holy trinity. Being from a Catholic background, albeit less than half-hearted, the febrile aura...

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Is It Time for Universal Basic Income?

...Policy and the Wales Centre for Public Policy. He is a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences and an Honorary Fellow of the Royal Institution of British Architects. James...

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Council Estate Memories: Llanedeyrn

...things go wrong. Things such as job losses, illnesses, political tensions, Brexit and its ruinous social and economic effects on the UK, and on Wales in particular. I will never...

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Gavin Esler

...may become irresistible. Can England and Wales ‒ where support for independence is growing ‒ find a way of dealing with the state’s new place in the world? Watch this...

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Panel Discussion

Here are sisters fighting for the love of the same woman, a pregnant archaeologist unearthing impossible bones and lost children following you home. A panther runs through the forests of England and pixies prey upon violent men. From the islands of Scotland to the coast of Cornwall, the mountains of Galway to the depths of […]

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Jillian C York

The internet once promised to be a place of extraordinary freedom beyond the control of money or politics, but today corporations and platforms exercise more control than any state. What is the impact of surveillance capitalism on our right to free speech? From the online calls to arms in the thick of the Arab Spring […]

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Panel discussion

If you had already booked a ticket, Watershed Box Office will contact you to issue a refund. Our panellists discuss the ways in which we can create the futures we want and can believe in. The future may be grim with climate disaster among other crises to be confronted. There’s no doubt we face a […]

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My Life on Screen

...Boyz in the Hood (1991) still moves me. Jimmy Cliff’s star-turn in The Harder They Come (1972) was my first inkling that there was a tough side to the Caribbean...

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State of the City 2021

...that ‘ethnic minorities in Bristol experience greater disadvantage than in England and Wales, in education and employment.’ While almost 100% of Clifton teenagers progress to university, it’s just 1 in...

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My Movie Heaven

We were on holiday in Conwy in Wales where we stayed in a caravan every year. I have few fond memories of caravan holidays, but I liked Conwy. Its castle and beach, harbour, and nice high street made it a good place to explore. And it had a cinema, which we were desperate to visit. […]

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