Friday 27th November, 7.30pm. Join the Radical Education Forum and Babel’s Blessing – Radical Language School for a screening of
Cuba, 1961. 250,000 volunteer teachers teach 700,000 illiterate adults to read and write in one year. Over half of the teachers – and students – were women. This film explores this controversial experience through the eyes of the women teachers, and how it changed their sense of themselves.
– followed by discussion and drinks –
– a fundraiser for Common House –