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How to Stop Fascism – Paul Mason

Artwork Slide
Artwork Slide

Fri, 15 October 7:30pm

Award-winning journalist, broadcaster, and film-maker Paul Mason powerfully presents the threat of fascism riding to power on the back of modern-day regimes.   How to Stop Fascism explores the history of fascism in the 1920s and 1930s, the conditions that brought it to power then, and how networks and social media are feeding its growth now.  Fascism, says Mason, is not the product of class dynamics or economic crisis but “the fear of freedom triggered by a glimpse of freedom“.

Please note, this event will now take place in Firth Hall, Firth Court, University of Sheffield, Western Bank, Sheffield S10 2TN.  (Not in the Octagon Centre)

Festival bookseller Blackwells offer books for sale on line with free delivery or collection in person at their shop. They will also provide a bookstall at physical events. Cash or card accepted. Please note bookstall prices may differ from online prices.

https://blackwells.co.uk/bookshop/collection/Off_The_Shelf_Festival_2021/-187257

There will be a signing following this event.

To ask a question at this event please visit www.sli.do  –  Event Code OTSQA

Tickets

£10/£8

Venue

Firth Hall, Firth Court, University of Sheffield, Western Bank, S10 2TN

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Genre

Non-fiction

Disabled Access?

Yes

Family Event?

No