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Ragged Talks

Skeptics in the pub

Ragged events are about getting together in social spaces, putting our feet up, breaking bread, and enjoy learning something new.

Anyone can do a talk, you just have to love your subject.  You can talk on any subject, at any level; the point here is people animate their subject when they care about it.  It is also good to learn through teaching and discussing.  The content has to fit within the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.  The Ragged spaces are a-religious, a-political, and a-corporate; in as much as these institutions of Politics, Religion and Corporacy occupy other primary areas of life.



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Here are some of the talks which have happened…


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    16th Jan 2020: The Extended Mind talk and tour at Talbot Rice Gallery by James Clegg
    6th January 2020
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    DADA and the Drum Kit by Aiden Pilling
    7th October 2019
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    Human Library – Challenge your prejudices by Helen Harvey
    2nd October 2019
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    Butterfly Kisses from the Hunchback (whilst driving on the M6) by Craig Hammond
    28th August 2019
  • Life on a boat
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    Freedom in the Fridge by Sara Louise Dobson
    21st August 2019
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    The Problematic Links Between Technology Use in Learning and Sustainability: Views From An Educator
    27th May 2019