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We ask scientists “What are you optimistic about?” Over 130 have told us. And we publish what they say.

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The Forum is about Food & Cities: Birmingham 2050 — regional scientists bending their minds on the matter.

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The Narrativium Project – what happened & what next?

Eight people, including myself, sat around my kitchen table last Monday evening. Before we began to eat the curries and rice I’d prepared, we talked about our Arts Council project they’d been involved in, the show at the MAC they’d created . . . and what possibilities it has all generated . . .

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