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Writers for the 99%
LGBT history month
We revisit a classic study of transgender resistance
Director David CronenbergRelease date: 10 February
Director Jason Barker
10-16 February, Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA)
Rodrigo y Gabriela and C.U.B.A.
Royal Academy of Arts
Iniva, Rivington Place