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John Grindrod & Lynsey Hanley in Conversation

John Piper, ‘Construction’ 1934, 1967
John Piper, Construction 1934, 1967. Tate. © The Piper Estate

Authors John Grindrod and Lynsey Hanley will discuss the importance of English Modernism

Join John Grindrod and Lynsey Hanley in conversation about English Modernism. John Grindrod is the author of Concretopia: A Journey Around the Rebuilding of Postwar Britain, described by the Independent on Sunday as 'a new way of looking at modern Britain'. He has co-written and edited a book about TV, Shouting at the Telly, and contributed to a book on music, Hang the DJ: An alternative book of music lists. Lynsey Hanley is the author of Estates: an Intimate History (Granta Books), and a visiting fellow in cultural studies at Liverpool John Moores University.

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Albert Dock
Liverpool Waterfront
Liverpool L3 4BB
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Date & Time

17 January 2018 at 18.00–19.00


£5 FREE for Members

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