This week has been a long time coming but we are finally there. Reflections of Newcastle 1914-18 will launch on Friday 1 and Saturday 2 July at the Lit & Phil. The iBooks will be available to download or look at on a Lit & Phil iPad.
Alongside the iBooks will be a number of live events curated by November Club. These include:
Lit & Phil – Free Guided tours
Lit & Phil Library Trail exploring life on the Home Front an exhibition of German War Cartoons, light and audio installations using archive material found at the Lit & Phil including a Whispering Gallery and light boxes with archive material from the Lit & Phil and a display of Zeppelins.. Open during library hours.
Newcastle Central Station – pop up performance by a group of soldiers heading to the front.
Friday 1st July: 9am, 11am, 2.30pm, 5pm
Saturday 2nd July: 9am, 11am, 2.30pm, 3.30pm
J.G. Windows, Central Arcade – recreation of a World War One era shop window with music from the time. 1 July – 11 November 2016
We will hopefully see you on Friday or Saturday for the launch