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Caitlin Shepherd’s new work ‘Discord’ at Paths to Utopia

Discord www.houseofdiscord.uk “Stories of home from the have and the have nots”  A 30 minute immersive sound experience exploring personal stories of home and security in the UK housing market.   “Hello. Welcome to the Discord property viewing.” And so it starts. I find myself stood with two other people in a porch, holding a […]

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Theatre within a Theatre @ Centre Stage: A Celebration of Theatre in Bristol

As  part of Bristol Old Vic’s 250th anniversary celebration,  Judith Aston  in collaboration with past students from the UWE Filmmaking course (Michael Sides and James Gates), invite us to a private view of their exhibition  Theatre within a Theatre, which promises to provide visitors with a glimpse into the captivating relationship between audience and performer at the Bristol Old […]

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Watershed Professor of City Futures at DCRC!

Watershed Professor of City Futures at UWE Bristol Salary: £59,519 – £61,226 We are excited to announce that UWE Bristol is recruiting a Watershed Professor of City Futures, to investigate the relationships between Bristol’s citizens, its public spaces, and the creative/playful interventions by which the city has become internationally known. Embedded in Watershed and UWE’s City Campus, […]

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DCRC Cultural Value Seminars #4: The Ecology of Culture – John Holden @ PM Studio Nov. 12

On Thursday, November 12th, at 16:00 please join us for the third seminar in the Cultural Value Series, as we welcome John Holden to the Pervasive Media Studio: The Ecology of Culture Referring to his AHRC report, The Ecology of Culture, published in February of this year, John will be discussing the interdependencies of publicly funded culture, commercial culture and homemade culture that […]

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Screening of Orion: The Man Who Would be King @ The Rooms Festival 6/11 20:00

Orion: The Man Who Would be King directed by Jeanie Finlay and produced by Glimmer Films will be screened at the The Rooms Festival on Friday 6th November 2015 at 20:00. The film emerged from the  REACT Future Documentary Sandbox  project I Am Orion‘, co-led by DCRC ResearcherJudith Aston and Jeanie Finlay, Filmmaker and founder of Glimmer Films. It is the story of Jimmy […]

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Stories of Our Shared World @ Conductrr Conference, London 16/10

DCRC Director Mandy Rose will be presenting a paper, Shared World: Documentary as Co-creation and running a companion workshop, Stories of Our Shared World – Exploring value in co-creation, with Sarah Atkinson and Helen Kennedy at Conductrr in London, next Friday 16th October. In the workshop Mandy will present a series of collaborative documentary projects in order to facilitate some detailed examination […]

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Web Documentary and Digital Storytelling: A new form of narrative

This weekend sees DCRC Director Mandy Rose at Internet Festival: Forms of the Future 2015 in Pisa, Italy. Mandy will be delivering a talk and is part of a round table: Web Documentary and Digital Storytelling: A new form of narrative. The event explores the relationship between cinema, digital platforms and the Internet – as well as […]

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This is Not a Book – Published Now

Baldur Bjarnason and Tom Abba  question  how non-analogue systems  impact the way we write and publish. This is not a book. But it is: … an old-fashioned hypertext about writing for digital. … full of notes on digital as an artistic medium. … not a text that considers digital to be a remediation or dilution of other media.  Read […]

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