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- Talk53: The teenage experience
Talk53: The teenage experience
Fri 18 May, 8pm-8.45pm – Pier Eight LoungeThis talk will be focusing on Hikikomori in the UK – acute social withdrawal and isolation in young adults.
A panel discussion with creatives making work and specialists in the field that explores the ‘coming of age’ during teenage years from a biological, social and emotional perspective.
Responding to Hikikomori – the shelter, Teentalitarianism and Tom Deyvere’s Nervous. Our panel will discuss the above works of art and others, considering all aspects of Coming of Age in relation to this formative phase of life, through personal and artistic reflections on their past, current, and future.
Curated by Lynsey O'Sullivan.