Beginning in the week that the Olympic torch passes through the city, a short season of screenings and discussions provides a timely opportunity to consider the phenomenon of sport: what is it, why do we participate, what political ends and social roles do sporting mega-events serve?
Tuesday 26th June
Herbert Aquin/Roland Barthes, Of Sport & Men (1961)
Saturday 30th June
Wasteland Twinning, Nottingham Rounders Club
Tuesday 3rd July
Artists Cinema Sarah Morris, 1972 (2008)
Tuesday 10th July
Dolores Martinez, Olympia/Olympiad 1936/1964
Tuesday 17th July
Andy Miah, Citizen Journalism, Political Resistance and London 2012
Nottingham Contemporary’s public programme is jointly funded by Nottingham Trent University and The University of Nottingham.