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Cruel Deeds & Dreadful Calamities: The Illustrated Police News 1864 -1938 with Linda Stratmann

Wednesday the 12th October 2011 at 7pm Victorian publication The Illustrated Police News infamously thrilled the public with gruesome pictures and melodramatic headlines. Crude content describing lewd and terrible crimes in great detail, with conjured images to match, meant the publication acquired a sensationalist reputation not unlike tabloids of today. ThePolice News revelled in reporting every gory detail […]

Zilla! (part 1)

  7.30pm, Thursday 22nd August Apiary Studios, Hackney Pay What You Can Zilla! is an epic three part story of disaster movies and the city spread across three different locations over a period of around a month. Encompassing installation, storytelling and pervasive gaming, the piece is an ambitious and delirious attempt to make sense of the […]