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21 October - 17 November
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Knives: dangerous objects and creative tools

Selection of wooden tools

Lifelong wellbeing theme

What’s on offer?

There are few days without reports of deadly stabbings. However, knives are not only dangerous weapons but also every day cooking utensils and creative tools. In this talk and demonstration, internationally renowned wood carver Jojo Wood illustrates how knives can be used to create amazing art. In conversation with Dr Katharina Karcher (UoB), who researches violent crime, Jojo explores knife safety and the mental health benefits of carving.

Event Booking details

No registration needed, please just turn up!