Tue, 26 Jan 2021, 15:30 (GMT)
Hosted by UWE Bristol
This webinar will introduce Roads, Runways and Resistance – from the Newbury Bypass to Extinction Rebellion, the new book by Steve Melia.
The webinar will be introduced and chaired by Prof. Graham Parkhurst. Steve will tell the story of the main events described in the book, and also reflect on the tensions between academic research, direct action and writing for the general public, before opening for questions and discussion.
Chronicling 30 years of public protest, government U-turns and environmental destruction, this is the story of Britain's transport policy