|Summary:||DIY Aye and the IWW combine to celebrate May 1st, see separate publicity for the distinct but cooperative programmes. Everyone is welcome to participate, entry on a donations basis. Explore our radical history, organise some kick-ass events, learn new skills and relax with new friends!|
Participatory skillshares, zine fair, stalls, films and suchlike according to the anarchist ethos of 'do it yourself!' DIY workshops, games and workshops culminating in a musical night.SATURDAY MAY 1st 11.00 amBAR; DIY breakfast.STALLS ONGOING THROUGHOUT THE DAY IN BAR AREA: freeshop, free plants and seeds, AK press stall, info stall, zine stall/ possibly 2 zine stalls, board games,ONGOING IN FOYER: haircutting 12.30amCINEMA: 12.30 - 14.00 Northeast Zine Conflab (means symposium,sharing) 13.00 - 14.00FOYER: poster art grafitti 14.00 - 15.00CINEMA: Travel Queeries filmFOYER: knitting workshop 15.00 - 16.00FOYER: rough sewing to repair clothes, juice carton wallets 16.00 - 17.00 - on shift ? ? ?CINEMA: Drumming workshopFOYER: sports 17.00 - 18.00CINEMA: 17.00 - 18.30 Defending The Right To Strike. Demanding The Right To StrikeTyne & Wear Branch of the Industrial Workers of the World film Starbukcs 15 min / talk / discussion / confirmed speakers from the RMT and Unite Newcastle Airport / BA Cabin crewsFOYER:women who do/dont give a shit bout their menstruation workshop 18.00 - 19.00 19.00 -20.30BAR: music organised by IWW; poet Keith Armstrong, Dave Douglas, 2folk bands 21.00 - 23.00BAR: open mic, music to be organised.SUNDAY MAY 2ND 13.00 - 14.00CINEMA: Tyneside workers involvement in the International Brigades with Lewis Mates15.00 - 16.00 CINEMA: Open meeting introducing Anarchist and other DIY theories, practices & organisations and those with DIY elements.
(This is reconfirmed as per the original plan of a longer festival, and will not clash with the lovely evening gig!)