IF: Milton Keynes International Festival
10 – 30 July 2021

Location of boards
City Square
Milton Keynes

daily 10.30-5pm


All The Names We Are

listen here

Listen to this very special response to Arrivals+Departures by writer Rev Claire MacDonald FRSA

Birth Café

Sunday 11 July

Birth Café provides a safe non-judgemental space where everyone is welcome to talk about birth. Convenor Laura Godfrey-Isaacs is an artist, birth activist and midwife based at Kings College Hospital London. Davina Drummond, one half of the artist-duo YARA + DAVINA will be joining the event.

Book a place for this event at ifmiltonkeynes.org

Ritualised Departures: Is a departure an arrival somewhere else?

Wednesday 28 July

The Open University's Dr Maria Nita in conversation with counselling psychologist Dr Elaine Kasket with Yara El-Sherbini one half of the artist duo YARA+DAVINA. The panel will explore ideas and practices concerned with death, dying, afterlife and memorialisation in our global, digital multifaith society.

Livestream at ifmiltonkeynes.org

Presented in association with The Open University, IFMilton Keynes' Knowledge partner

Milton Keynes Central Library

Saturday 10 - Friday 30 July
opening times of library

Books and resources related to the themes of Arrivals + Departures will be available at Milton Keynes Central Library, 555 Silbury Boulevard MK9 3HL