Cartoneras for Sustainable Communities

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Add this event to your calendar 2019-09-18 14:00:00 2019-09-18 14:00:00 Cartoneras for Sustainable Communities La Cartonera books, © La Cartonera This workshop will be facilitated by La Cartonera from Cuernavaca, Mexico, and will focus on their recent work on the reconstruction of homes and local histories in the indigenous community of Xoxocotla (Morelos, Mexico). The workshop will begin with a presentation by the cartonera publishers Nayeli Sánchez and Dany Hurpin, followed by a practical book-making session where you will get to bind a collection of photographs and some testimonies from the Xoxocotla commemorative building project. This is a unique opportunity to learn to make your own cartonera book, and share your own ideas about arts-based action for sustainable community-building in the UK and Latin America. Cartoneras for Sustainable Communities (workshop 2) Wednesday 18 September 2019, 2:00 - 5:00 pm Garden Halls (Room 3A & 3B), 1 Cartwright Gardens, London, WC1H 9EN FREE - booking required. **Book your place here** Garden Halls (Room 3A & 3B), 1 Cartwright Gardens, London, WC1H 9EN Senate House Library noreply@senatehouselibrary.ac.uk Europe/London public

La Cartonera books, © La Cartonera
La Cartonera books, © La Cartonera

This workshop will be facilitated by La Cartonera from Cuernavaca, Mexico, and will focus on their recent work on the reconstruction of homes and local histories in the indigenous community of Xoxocotla (Morelos, Mexico).

The workshop will begin with a presentation by the cartonera publishers Nayeli Sánchez and Dany Hurpin, followed by a practical book-making session where you will get to bind a collection of photographs and some testimonies from the Xoxocotla commemorative building project. This is a unique opportunity to learn to make your own cartonera book, and share your own ideas about arts-based action for sustainable community-building in the UK and Latin America.


Cartoneras for Sustainable Communities (workshop 2)

Wednesday 18 September 2019, 2:00 - 5:00 pm

Garden Halls (Room 3A & 3B), 1 Cartwright Gardens, London, WC1H 9EN

FREE - booking required. **Book your place here**

Event details

  • 18 September 2019 13:00
  • Cartonera publishers - Nayeli Sánchez and Dany Hurpin
  • Garden Halls (Room 3A & 3B), 1 Cartwright Gardens, London, WC1H 9EN
  • FREE - booking required
  • Senate House Library Event

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