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<span style='color:#666;'>Venue -</span> The Institute of Light

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Arch 376, 10 Hemlsley Place
London, E8 3SB United Kingdom
0207 249 6919 https://www.the-institute-of-light.com/

September 2016

Life and Death at the New York Dance Floor

September 30, 2016 @ 19:00 - 23:55 BST
The Institute of Light, Arch 376, 10 Hemlsley Place
London, E8 3SB United Kingdom
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£6
Life and Death on the New York Dance Floor by Tim Lawrence

Join us as we celebrate the release of 'Life and Death on the New York Dance Floor, 1980-1983' with a talk from Tim Lawrence, followed by a screening of Downtown 81 (2001, 72 mins) and music till late from from Lucky Cloud and BBE Music.LIFE AND DEATH ON THE NEW YORK DANCE FLOOR, 1980-1983 (2016, Duke University Press): As the 1970s gave way to the 80s, New York’s party scene entered a ferociously inventive period characterized by its creativity, intensity,…

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London Overground film screening

September 7, 2016 @ 19:00 - 21:00 BST
The Institute of Light, Arch 376, 10 Hemlsley Place
London, E8 3SB United Kingdom
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£4
London Overground

Join Iain Sinclair and John Rogers to watch and discuss Johns‘ new film, London Overground (2016, 80 mins), in which Sinclair reprises his journey on foot around the Overground railway first made for his 2015 book of the same name.Joined once again by filmmaker Andrew Kötting, the film also sees Iain walking with Chris Petit and Bill Parry-Davies on the 35 mile circular yomp. Iain describes the ‘Ginger Line’ as the ‘spin-drier of capitalism whirling bank notes around the city…

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