Shoulder Move! The Art of Wilfred Limonious

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Sound System Outernational is proud to invite you to an event celebrating the life and work of Jamaican graphic artist Wilfred Limonious (1949–99), with Christopher Bateman and Al ‘Fingers’ Newman presenting their new book, In Fine Style: The Dancehall Art of Wilfred Limonious, and words from guest speakers Paul Gilroy (Kings College) and William ‘Lez’ Henry (What the Deejay Said, A Critique From the Street).

At 8pm there will be a break for England’s first game of the Euro 16 championship against Russia, followed by a Limonious dance from 10pm with Virgo Hi Power playing music from the records that Limonious illustrated.

Free entry.

6–6:15pm
Introduction by William ‘Lez’ Henry

6:15–7pm
“In Fine Style: The Dancehall Art of Wilfred Limonious” presentation by Christopher Bateman and Al ‘Fingers’ Newman

7–7:30pm
“Labels, Album Covers and the Black Public Sphere” presentation by Paul Gilroy

7:30–8pm
Q&A/book preview

8–10pm
Break for Euro 16: England vs Russia

10–2am
Music from Virgo Hi Power sound system, with Al Fingers and Charlie Dark playing records illustrated by Limonious

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