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The Latvian Art Diaries

In late March 2014, I went to Latvia to collect content for a radio documentary. Riga, Latvia’s capital, was chosen as the 2014 European Capital of Cultural. 123 more words

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Elizabeth Jennings, Romantic Suspense Author and Founder of the Women's Fiction Festival - Interview

Another article of mine on Impakter magazine, an interview of best-selling author Elizabeth Jennings who also founded the Women’s Fiction Festival in Matera eleven years ago. 298 more words


Our member, the City of Limerick, to bid for European Capital of Culture 2020

Limerick City and County Council has announced plans to bid for Limerick City to be given the title of European Capital of Culture 2020

A tender process is currently underway to secure consultancy services to prepare the bid, which follows on foot of the city’s hugely successful period in 2104 as… 344 more words

In English

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 has 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