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The Archive offers a display of 40-plus years of cultural history. Who did what, why, when and to what effect. More than an absorbing archive: also a do-it-yourself kit to contribute to future cultural initiatives; covering events created by the Black-E as well as the work of visiting artists.

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Making The Clothes When young people think of the arts, fashion and music come tops. In line with this enthusiasm the Summer Playscheme of 1972 culminated in a Fashion Show and Disco.  The playscheme ran for six weeks from 24th July to 2nd September.   
Archive Record Created : 18 Jan 2014 --- Updated : 4 weeks ago
  All the people below have been, or are, part of the full-time paid staff. 
Archive Record Created : 19 Sep 2012 --- Updated : 1 month ago
Archive Record Created : 19 Aug 2020 --- Updated : 1 month ago
Gifts To A City  was the Blackie's Summer Theatre for 1971.  It consisted of a series  of 9 Events which started on August 9th and finished on August 29th. 
Archive Record Created : 09 Jun 2014 --- Updated : 1 month ago
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Archive Record Created : 09 Sep 2016 --- Updated : 1 month ago
Why Games  is an A5 leaflet which lays out the philosophical basis for the games. it is available to read or download here (the whole document  exists below), or if you want actual copies, they are available from the Black-E for the cost of the postage.
Archive Record Created : 16 Oct 2012 --- Updated : 2 months 3 weeks ago
 
Archive Record Created : 09 Jul 2016 --- Updated : 2 months 3 weeks ago
Above the cover of 'A modest Proposal ok' and below is the opening page.
Archive Record Created : 22 Aug 2016 --- Updated : 2 months 3 weeks ago
Left is the flye
Archive Record Created : 17 Nov 2017 --- Updated : 2 months 3 weeks ago
This was the first of two visits by the iconic group The Last Poets to the Blackie - the 2nd being in 1988 as part of the Blackie's 20th Birthday Celebrations.
Archive Record Created : 13 Jan 2017 --- Updated : 2 months 3 weeks ago
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This is the earliest newsheet we have found - to date.  It consists of two pages and does not have a cover as such.  
Archive Record Created : 09 Sep 2016 --- Updated : 2 months 3 weeks ago
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Here we provide various ways to view, organise and filter items and events that can be found in the Archive.

Click on "Introduction" to read about the kinds of things archived in that section of the site.

Click on "Recent Updates" to view archive items ordered by the date they were added to the Archive or by when content was updated.

Click on "Alphabetical List" to sort the list of items alphabetically.

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