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Finding Art In The Middle of Nowhere

On the outskirts of a quiet university town in Sweden, in the grounds of a former psychiatric hospital, lies Umeå Sculpture Park.  With the facilities now given over to residential living, the expanse of forestry surrounding them have been gradually… 262 more words


Self-Publishing and Women's Fiction, Hot Topics in International Writer's Conference in Italy

As my friends in Rome know, I left town on September 24 to attend a very special writer’s conference held in the South of Italy, in beautiful Matera – now just nominated European Culture Capital for 2019.  562 more words

Matera will be European Capital of Culture 2019

Matera will be the European Capital of Culture in 2019. This afternoon, the jury decided that “city of stones” will be the cultural capital of the old continent in 2019. 34 more words


Energy Cities and Cultural Development

We’ve never been to a conference on the cultural and creative industries at a University that didn’t have someone providing a theoretical critique of the subject. 2,406 more words



Valletta, the capital city of Malta. The city will be the European Capital of Culture in 2018. Here are a few photos I took on a recent visit late in the afternoon.   12 more words