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Event 10.
Landmark: Land of Three Rivers

Sean O'Brien
  1. Saturday 24 October
  2. 1.45pm - 2.45pm
  3. The Sage Gateshead, Northern Rock Foundation Hall

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The Tyne, Tees and Wear dissect the North East. They feature in poems, songs and regeneration strategies, and are the focus for local affiliations and regional myth-making. But do the rivers really unite the North East, or are they used to suggest a false unity for a fragmented region?

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