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And so it’s my assumption…

Posted on: April 5, 2013

DVD stand close upOur Access to Higher Education students are currently studying poverty. As a result their tutor has requested a number of films focusing on women and social poverty.

Starting with Ken Loach’s iconic film Cathy Come Home, Poor Cow and  Collinson’s Up the Junction all set in the 1960s. Incidently Poor Cow and Up the Junction are both based on novels by Nell Dunn.

To inspire the students with stories of women using education to move up the social scale we’ve got Educating Rita.


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