an investigation of the investigation into the 1981 New Cross Fire

Produced by MA students at the Centre for Research Architecture and facilitated by Stafford Scott & Kamara Scott, Guest Professors, Forensic Architecture, Goldsmiths University of London, 2022-23


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Siufan Adey
Moza Almazrouei
Merve Anil
Adeeba Arastu
Claire August
Fine Bieler
Rowena De Silva
Olivia Gresham
Jade Guinard
Faye Harvey
Oliver Jacob
Dafni Karavola
Kasia Lukasik
Bethan McKinnie
Emmanuel Onapa
Leonie Rusham
Veronika Varga


Special thanks to Susan Schuppli and Christina Varvia from the Centre for Research Architecture at Goldsmiths, University of London and Stafford Scott and Kamara Scott from Tottenham Rights for their guidance and advice throughout the project.

Thank you to Dr. Adam Elliott-Cooper for his knowledge on policing and Black British history and Nacheal Catnott for her insight into the New Cross Fire documentary Uprising.

And a heartfelt thank you to Leila Hassan Howe for honoring us with your invaluable experiences and insights into Black British history, community resistance, and the NCMAC.