Toilet Talks: A Speaker Event on Bodies, Identities & Design


29 June 2015
Birley Campus, Manchester Metropolitan University; Bonsall Street, Manchester, M15 6GX,

Location: Lecture Theatre 1, Brooks Building, Birley Campus, Manchester Metropolitan University
Speakers include:Barbara Penner (Bartlett School of Architecture, UCL)
‘Redesigning for the User: Alexander Kira and the Ergonomic Bathroom’

Leo Care (School of Architecture, University of Sheffield and Co-Director of Live Works)
‘Around the Toilet: From Social Mess to Architectural Touchstone’

Jo-Anne Bichard (Helen Hamlyn Centre for Design, Royal College of Art)
‘Extending Architectural Affordance or How to Spend a Penny’

Morag Rose (University of Sheffield; Co-Founder of the Loiterers Resistance Movement)
‘Are you Engaged? The Secret World of Manchester’s Toilets’

Clara Greed (Emerita Professor of Urban Planning, University of the West of England)
Discussant and closing remarks

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See the poster here: POSTER SPEAKER EVENT MMU