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Rapid Response Unit News presents the Liverpool premiere of Balls: A Film by Lily Cole

On August 2nd 2018, RRU News hosted the Liverpool screening of 'Balls', followed by a panel conversation chaired by Bonnie Greer OBE, Lily Cole, Michael Stewart, and Simon Marsden.
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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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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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Guy McKinley Creates ‘Ode To Mo’ Masterpiece In The Heart Of Liverpool

RRU commissioned street artist Guy McKinley created a new 6 metre by 3 metre street painting of Mo alongside lines from Musa Okwonga's poem on a busy city centre shopping street. 
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“Ode to Mo” By Musa Okwonga – A Film Celebrating Liverpool Footballer, Mo Salah

To coincide with the Champions League Final between Liverpool FC and Real Madrid on Saturday 26 May the Rapid Response Unit commissioned poet Musa Okwonga and artist Guy McKinley to create new works about Egyptian International and Liverpool striker Mo Salah.
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Hannah Bays, Reporting On The Customs Union

The UK is in a period of uncertainty, Hannah Bays takes a look at the potential exit from the customs union and explores British brand nostalgia.
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The Orchestra of Syrian Musicians and Damon Albarn Reporting for RRU News

On Monday 23 April at Liverpool Philharmonic Hall, the Orchestra of Syrian Musicians and Damon Albarn took to the stage for St Georges Day
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Dan Thompson Runs RRU News Editorial Meeting in St John’s Shopping Centre

Dan Thompson's public workshop examines the daily headlines, picks apart front page stories and touches on the topic of "Fake News".
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Audio visual Artist Sam Wiehl And Musician Ryan Mahan (ALGIERS) LIVE In St John’s Shopping Centre

In our second art ‘happening’ in Liverpool city centre in one week we presented AV artist Sam Wiehl and musician Ryan ALGIERS who gave a series of live improvised performances in reaction to the news on Wednesday 11 April. 
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