Toilet Talks: A Speaker Event on Bodies, Identities & Design

Toilet Talks: A Speaker Event on Bodies, Identities & Design
Monday 29th June, 1:00 – 5:30pm
Lecture Theatre 1, Brooks Building, Birley Campus, Manchester Metropolitan University

Speakers include:

Barbara Penner (Bartlett School of Architecture, UCL)
‘Redesigning for the User: Alexander Kira and the Ergonomic Bathroom’

Leo Care (School of Architecture and Co-Direct of Live Works, Sheffield University)
‘Around the Toilet: From Social Mess to Architectural Touchstone’

Jo-Anne Bichard (Royal College of Art Helen Hamlyn Centre for Design)
‘Extending Architectural Affordance or How to Spend a Penny’

Morag Rose (Sheffield University and Co-Founder of the Loiterers Resistance Movement)
‘Are you Engaged? The Secret World of Manchester’s Toilets’

Clara Greed (Emerita Professor of Urban Planning, University of the West of England)
Discussant and closing remarks

Tickets are FREE and available via our Eventbrite page:

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