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Images of female students and staff
Throughout our history, City Lit has played a significant role in educating female Londoners. Empowerment through education – regardless of gender – has been at the centre of our activities throug...
What's your story
Why do we tell stories and how can we use 'story' to increase our influence? Science informs us that when facts are contained within stories, then the listener will remember the content more effective...
Work by City Lit Fine Art Student Iliana
To celebrate and showcase the work of our City Lit Fine Art Course Year 2 Students we are launching an online interim show. This is a snapshot of some of the work.
Tinnitus week poster
This Tinnitus Awareness Week (1-7 February 2021) City Lit supports the British Tinnitus Association campaign to make sure that everyone with tinnitus gets the right information, from the right place, ...
Vince Cable
City lit fellow Sir Vince Cable discussion with City Lit CEO and Principal Mark Malcomson CBE to his new book 'Money and Power - The World Leaders who Changed Economics'.
US flag
Read Principal Mark Malcomson's latest blog post on American politics
I Made This For You by Cristian Solimeno, Directed by Gary Grant
Directed by Gary Grant, who starred in the original film and especially adapted for City Lit, this searingly honest play tackles mental health and depression head on. The taboo of mental health, depr...
Developing Art Practice Show
As a result of their Developing Art Practice course 2019-20, students have created an artist group, called 'Tenfold'. Tenfold present their first online group show, created in response to the notion o...
Ruby Wax
Frazzled Cafe meetings provide a ‘talk-in’ place where people who are feeling frazzled can meet to talk and share their personal stories in a safe environment.
close up of pencil shavings
Clare Barton-Harvey is a full-time artist, tutor and freelance teacher/trainer, here she shares ways of practising mindfulness as an activity that everyone can do. To become aware of our body, how we ...