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9 Oct 2017

Photo: Christopher Thomond/The Guardian

WED 25 OCTOBER 2017 7PM-8.30PM

Kings Place, London, N1 9AG

The Grenfell Tower fire highlighted a number of issues regarding social housing, safety and inequality. A result of years of neglect and poor policymaking, it revealed somet...

9 Oct 2017

MON 23 OCTOBER 2017 6.30PM-8PM

LSE, SHEIKH ZAYED THEATRE, NEW ACADEMIC BUILDING, LONDON WC2A 2AE

The need for a home is universal. But today, housing is dominated by economic and political logics that conflict with the ideal of housing for all. When residential spac...

14 Sep 2017

Image credit: Financial Times

WED 27 SEPTEMBER 2017 6-8PM

UCL Lecture Theatre 2, The Cruciform Building, University College London, Gower Street,

London WC1E 6BT

London's Regeneration: Opportunity for Whom?

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INTRO: OUR KIND OF TOWN

This public lecture series...

14 Sep 2017

MONDAY 18 SEPTEMBER 2017 AT 7.30 pm (hosted by Tottenham CLP )

The Beehive Pub, Stoneleigh Road, Tottenham, N17

WHO IS LONDON FOR?

Anna Minton, whose new book Big Capital, was published recently will be speaking about housing in London, asking the key question - Who is Lo...

3 Aug 2017

THUR 14 SEPTEMBER 2017 AT 7-9pm

Sutton House, 2-4 Homerton High Street, London, E9 6JQ

BIG CAPITAL: WHO IS LONDON FOR?

London is facing the worst housing crisis in modern times, with knock-on effects for the rest of the UK. Despite the desperate shortage of housing, tens,...

3 Aug 2017

WED 6 SEPTEMBER 2017 AT 7pm

Frontline Club, 13 Norfolk Place, London W2 1QJ

Kleptoscope 6: Who Owns London?

The Frontline Club’s regular Kleptoscope evening asks one of the capital’s most pressing political questions: Who Really Owns London? Hosted as usual by investigati...

21 Jun 2017

19 July 2017 at 7pm

London Review Bookshop, Bury Place, WC1A

Anna Minton discusses Big Capital with Oliver Wainwright, architecture critic of the Guardian.

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31 May 2017

7 July 2017 at 6.30pm

Block 336 Gallery, Brixton

Register now to join the event

You are invited to the launch of Big Capital: Who is London for?

Discussion at 6.30 pm with: 

  • Professor Jane Rendell, Bartlett School of Architecture

  • Beverley Robinson, chair of the Ayl...

11 June 2017 from 12 noon

RED gallery / Kamio, 1-3 Rivington St, London EC2A 3DT

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In the midst of a devastating housing crisis, many luxury properties stand empty. How did London become such a stark symbol of inequality? And in whose interests?
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