TOP-TRUMP WINNER ANNOUNCED! Congratulations Hiba Jameel! Read Well done to everyone that entered the Top-Trump competition. Check out submitted artworks here Read Tickets are now on sale for the Liverpool screening of Lily Cole's film 'Balls' Read Charli XCX opens a dialogue with other females about body image Read
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Rapid Response Unit / RRU News is a unique cultural experiment designed to interpret, create and challenge how we receive news. Operating out of a newly formed independent news bureau, located in Liverpool’s St John’s Market, our reporters and correspondents are national and international artists, creatively responding to global events as they happen.

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Charli XCX: The Female Gaze (An Open Digital Conversation)

Pop icon responds to the “mother of the selfie” & depictions of the female form … with an open, public conversation. 
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Rapid Response Unit News presents the Liverpool premiere of Balls: A Film by Lily Cole

A screening of 'Balls' followed by a panel conversation chaired by Bonnie Greer OBE, Lily Cole, Michael Stewart, and Simon Marsden.
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TOP TRUMP – National Art Competition to Record Artistic & Civic Response to the US Presidential Visit. WINNER ANNOUNCED!

Winning response by Hiba Jameel will be donated to the Newseum news museum in Washington DC.
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RRU Partner With The Brontë Parsonage and Foundling Museum On Lily Cole’s Film, “Balls”

We have teamed up with the Brontë Society and the Foundling Museum to support an innovative project marking the 200th birthday of Emily Brontë on 30 July 2018.
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Charli XCX

Charli XCX is a UK born, US based award winning international Pop Star and singer/song writer, currently on tour with Taylor Swift. Read article

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