12:00 – 14:00 Crafts Workshop
Jewellery and crafts making materials will be provided but feel free to bring beads and wool.
14:00 – 18:00 Bees and Badgers Action Game
Organisation, communication and urban movement. Meet at the cafe.
14:00 – 16:00 DSLR class- learn to take photographs!
An introduction to SLR photography. Learn how to use your camera in manual mode, find out about lenses and ask anything you want. Please bring a camera with you. Primarily aimed at digital SLRS – as point and shoot cameras may be unable to shoot in manual.
14:00 – 16:00. Food Not Bombs cooking day!
Food not Bombs is cooking for the okcafe! Come and help!
16:00 – 18:00 Popular Education: an International Perspective
Introduction to ‘popular education’, a concept grounded in notions of class, political struggle, and social transformation; introduction to political doublespeak, or waffle, (‘la langue de bois’) which is when one talks or writes a lot about something without really giving useful information or any clear answers (often in politics); some experiences in ‘small history, big history’ (‘petite histoire, grande histoire’) to show how general events in society affect us personally, how education is never neutral, but always political, and how to become conscious of the effects on each individual; and another interactive exercise tba.
18:00 – 20:30 ‘Baise-moi’ Film Screening and Anarcha-feminist Discussion
2000 French film, certified 18, co-directed by Virginie Despentes and Coralie Trinh Thi, with English subtitles. *Trigger Alert*: rape, extreme violence, non-simulated sex. The Anarcha-feminist discussion will focus on the portrayal of female sexuality, female violence, ‘radical’ women and their place in contemporary society, and how class, race and gender issues are intrinsically connected.