CHAPTER – this was an interview with Caridad Svich for her book “Toward a Future Theatre – Conversations during a Pandemic”
Podcast – recorded during the first year of the pandemic, Culture Plan B listened to the ideas and perspectives of independent artists and communities about what next for culture.
Blog – what should public funding for culture seek to achieve and who gets to set the strategy?
Sat 24th Oct 2020
Blog – how can we hear more and different voices about the future of funded culture?
Sat 23rd May 2020
Blog – looking at how Arts Council England’s investment could be used to directly fund 3,000 artists and 500 community venues
Sun 10th May 2020
Blog – as well as thinking through the challenges of the pandemic for the cultural sector, we need to think about the longer-term and how subsidised culture emerges in a way that better supports communities and artists. Some thoughts on how…
Sat 25th April 2020
CHAPTER – this is the fourth ‘scratch’ for a book called Everyday Uses for Creativity in Public Life – Feb 1st 2020
This is a story about my general election and the search for a different kind of democracy.
CHAPTER – this is the third ‘scratch’ of some text for a book I am writing called Everyday Uses for Creativity in Public Life – Dec 1st 2019
CHAPTER – this is the second ‘scratch’ chapter of a book I am writing called Everyday Uses for Creativity in Public Life – Nov 1st 2019
CHAPTER – this is the first ‘scratch’ chapter of a book I am writing. It’s working title is Everyday Uses for Creativity in Public Life – Oct 1st 2019
THREAD – showing my support for the new 10 year strategy by Arts Council England
PRESENTATION – this was for a NESTA conference in Bristol called “What could the future look like if creativity were at the heart of it?” I talked about creativity and policy-making.
PRESENTATION – this was a TEDx talk in Wandsworth about learning through doing rather than listening to bloody talks
BLOG – exploring how cultural centres can also be community centres – describing the foundation of the Co-Creating Change network
BLOG – reflecting on the fire at Grenfell Tower and making a commitment
PRESENTATION – this was a contribution to an Arts Council England event looking at future strategy for the cultural sector
BLOG – a response in the days after the 2016 referendum about what Brexit means for culture
ARTICLE – this was an article for The Stage a year on from the Grand Hall fire about we can rethink the role of our theatres
A series of blogs in the days after the Grand Hall fire, plus an annual update, which tell the story of the fire and its aftermath
CHAPTER – about the value of vulnerability – for a book called Proximo Ato published in Brazil
CHAPTER – in The Producers: Alchemists of the Impossible – published in UK