Myths and Narrative for Our Times

The Social bar and cafe busy with people chatting, drinking and eating

22 Feb 2024

The Social, Aviva Studios, Water Street, Manchester, M3 4JQ


Free, no booking required.


Running time: 1 hour

Free to attend. No booking required.

Accessibility features available for this event: Wheelchair Access

Unpack the myths and narratives around the British identity with Jeremy Deller, John Higgs, Jay Griffiths and Monique Roffey

To reimagine a British identity that is welcoming to everyone, what are the stories we need to let go of, and the myths we need to return to? Hear from some of the UK's leading artists and writers on the question of who we are, and could be. With Jeremy Deller, John Higgs, Jay Griffiths and Monique Roffey.

The Fête of Britain is a four-day celebration of collaboration and imagination in the face of the great challenges of our time. From the climate crisis to the cost of living, nothing is off the table. The Fête of Britain takes over Aviva Studios from 22 to 25 February. Find out more: The Fête of Britain

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