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Fashioning a City
Meet the community artist working in Rushey Mead Shruti Chauhan
Fashioning a City's Rushey Mead group performed their piece about the Ugandan Exodus to Leicester on the 8th September at Curve.
See more images from the sharing here.
Read how those involved in the Rushey Mead group found the experience.
An article from BBC News about the arrival of expelled Ugandans to the UK on 18th September 1972.
The piece was used by the participants to explore how the arrival of Ugandans was presented by the media.
Heritage Practitioner Madeleine Coburn worked with participants to research immigration to Leicester and the causes of the Ugandan exodus.