Come along to the Talbot Rice Gallery on 24th of November 2016 from 2 to 4pm for a leisurely lunch. The event is open to all, this series of Ragged University Events invites you to come to Talbot Rice Gallery for a late lunch and to discuss Rob Kennedy’s acts of display. Read more
Studying the Press: Alex Dunedin Answers Questions and Analyses Article From Journalist Kashmira Gander
A journalist recently got in touch with me to ask me about the work which has been happening through Ragged University. Kashmira Gander had initially asked me to reflect on an article ‘The British university where a degree doesn’t mean a lifetime of debt Learning for love, not money‘ published in Huck Magazine which takes a particular focus on the great work going on at the Free University of Brighton. Read more
This presentation was given to the Knowledge, Power and Identity research group at the University of Manchester Institute of Education, on the 29th February 2016. The research group explores understandings that educational theories, practices and policies work to constitute categories of identity and subjectivity that reflect knowledge and power relations. Read more
David ‘Aphid’ Hughes is one of the future-shocked who is finding his place in a world he tries hard to understand. He has spent most of his time in pubs and is a great example of a little knowledge being a dangerous thing. A sociable Henry’s cat with a moustache and a bald head. He has many ideas and concepts and is looking for the right people to throw them at. David cofounded Glasgow Ragged University producing a range of events across a variety of venues.
“I saw my place in the Ragged University as an enabler, bringing together venues, groups and individuals as well as subjects topics and experiences to form areas of society where ideas, discussions, projects and relationships can flourish and be challenged…
Carrie Westwater was one of the cofounders of Glasgow Ragged University. The Artistic Director of Theatre Found and Found Arts, a community based Arts Network involved in Education, Film and Theatre, she worked with David Hughes to generate a long list of events across various venues in the Glasgow area. Read more