Archive For August, 2014

4 articles
Poetry, Memory and Performance, 23-24 March 2015, University of Cambridge

Poetry, Memory and Performance, 23-24 March 2015, University of Cambridge

Poetry memorisation and recitation, once inscribed in British education and woven into the fabric of cultural life,  declined dramatically over the course of the twentieth century. In recent years, however, there has been an evident rekindling of interest in both practices. Within formal education, poetry memorisation has been reinstated in the primary curriculum for England, whilst national competitions in England,…
Call for Participation: Interior Memory

Call for Participation: Interior Memory

The focus of the research examines how domestic space can be articulated through memory after the space has been vacated. The researcher will transcribe the participant’s verbal descriptions of rooms once inhabited to alternative photographic image making processes that unites memories of interior space to abstract representation. The implications of this project create a visual language of memories embedded within…