Rights and Romance: Representing Gypsy Lives

Jodie Matthews (Curator), Amanda Reed (Curator), Rhiannon Lawrence-Francis (Other)

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Abstract

An exhibition exploring the visual and fictional representations of Gypsy and Traveller lives. Explore visual and fictional representations of Gypsy and Traveller lives, made and collected by non-Travellers. Using community insight from members of Leeds GATE (Gypsy And Traveller Exchange) and the Gypsyville heritage group, this co-curated exhibition challenges stereotypes. Learn about Gypsy and Traveller lives in the past, the struggle for rights, and the community’s responses to being represented by those outside it.
LanguageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - 28 Feb 2018
EventRights and Romance: Representing Gypsy Lives - University of Leeds, Leeds, United Kingdom
Duration: 1 Mar 201831 Jul 2018
https://library.leeds.ac.uk/events/event/21/rights_and_romance_representing_gypsy_lives (Link to Exhibition Website)

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Matthews, J. (Curator), Reed, A. (Curator), & Lawrence-Francis, R. (Other). (2018). Rights and Romance: Representing Gypsy Lives. Exhibition
Matthews, Jodie (Curator) ; Reed, Amanda (Curator) ; Lawrence-Francis, Rhiannon (Other). / Rights and Romance : Representing Gypsy Lives. [Exhibition].
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