Featured image: Rockley Memorial Play Park Radcliffe on Trent, Nottinghamshire I originally wrote this article on Sunday 13th November, 2016. I’ve revisited it as on 16th September 2018 there were two events, Let’s Ride (wow, 6000 cyclists turned out along the 6km route!) and, at the Arboretum, Nottingham Green Festival. When I think about the […]Read More Why Not Sculpture, All Year, Along the Riverbank?
Featured Image: Sally Rooney’s Normal People published by Faber and Faber A dystopian culture games you and undermines you even before you’ve been born. A maiming that’s a bit like Kwashiokor, starvation you are born with. Above: The Famine sculpture in Dublin. File photograph: Frank Miller It’s all embracing: cradle to cradle, suffocating, crippling, like […]Read More TB Of The Sold Or Beyond Dystopian Consumption: Reconnecting History, Culture and Knowledge: Why We Need A New Way Of Writing Now
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Science shows us how the world is built. Can science fiction help us build a better world? Follow @damiengwalter on Twitter The Blue Marble Astronaut Jack Schmitt released the shutter on the 70 millimeter Hasselblad camera at 5:39 AM on 7th December 1972. The Apollo 17 mission to the moon…
Great Blog, keep up the fantastic work! Black Women Of Brazil Coletivo Preto, Black Collective, a theater group composed of four black actors, is bringing a fresh perspective of black art to stages in Rio de Janeiro By Marques Travae If you’ve followed reports on this blog for amount of time, you know that Afro-Brazilians […]Read More Coletivo Preto, Black Collective, a theater group composed of four black actors, is bringing a fresh perspective of black art to stages in Rio de Janeiro
On Tuesday 21st August 2018, freelance Guardian journalist Louise Tickle, wrote an article with this heading: ‘Can A University Rescue a City When The Local Authority Fails?‘ Above: the local government changes from County Councils to Districts and Unitary Authorities 2019/2020 The Guardian article is about hope and, as such is great, but really, I […]Read More What We Lose When We Lose A Local Authority: Imaginary Letter to An Optimistic Freelance Journalist Who Put The Case For University Rescue….