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The Grassroots Boom of the First Friday Art Crawl

Offcut slabs of hand-painted drywall mark the many stops of Peterborough’s First Friday Art Crawl. In November, the tendrils of the Crawl seemed to reach a little further. Initially launched in April of this year, the Crawl has grown significantly, hundreds of people now passing through the spaces on the first Friday of every month, […]

Chris Hedges: The Revolution Will Be Written

[Transmis/sions} Journalist, activist, and Pulitzer Prize winner Chris Hedges will be speaking in Peterborough this month as part of the Precarious Festival. His talk, “Writing as Resistance,” will address the role of the artist in society. In his article “The Artist as Prophet” he writes, “Culture, in times of distress, is not a luxury but […]