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Peace News log archive: May 2015

Articles from the Peace News log.
For archive articles from the whole site, look here

PN in Picasso and contemporary art exhibition

 

A reader in Germany has sent us news of PN appearing as an artefact in an art exhibition!

 

A display case in the 'Picasso and contemporary art' exhibition in the gigantic Deichtorhallen art centre in Hamburg, Germany, contains a recent edition of Peace News!

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The Corrymeela peace centre in Northern Ireland is holding a summer peace event at the same time as Peace News Summer Camp.

Corrymeela sign

Corrymeela Community, in County Antrim in Northern Ireland, is celebrating 50 years of peacemaking this year with a summer festival called Aperture – a space through which light travels (Friday 31 July to Sunday 2 August). These are almost exactly the same dates as Peace News Summer Camp (Thursday 30 July to Monday 3 August)!

The two events also have very similar themes. Peace News Summer Camp's theme this year is 'On Common Ground'. Corrymeela's 'festival of diversity, art, debate, politics, faith, music and celebration' will celebrate local and international peace building and: 'We will celebrate our common ground and our differences'!

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