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Posts and updates on the project

Boxes of Delight: surrealism at 90

Boxes of Delight: surrealism at 90

In October 2014 I was invited to speak and deliver a workshop at the University of Edinburgh, organised by Dr Catriona Mcara as part of the Luminate Festival of Creative Ageing. This event followed on from my Bloomsbury Festival in a Box project, linking that research...

Sharing Knowledge on Dementia and the Arts

Sharing Knowledge on Dementia and the Arts

  Project Dissemination: As the Bloomsbury Festival in a Box Project moves towards its dissemination stages, we are opening up the ‘archives of engagement’ that have developed over the course of the project via a number of outlets. The first of these is a knowledge...

The Bloomsbury Festival, or the Bloomsbury Fair?

The Bloomsbury Festival, or the Bloomsbury Fair?

Poster C/O Camden Local Studies and Archives Centre & the Bloomsbury Association It’s the Bloomsbury fair, not the Bloomsbury Festival!’ Such was the reaction of one of my research participants upon our arriving at her flat with the Bloomsbury ‘Festival in a Box’ a...