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Talking with students from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem

A week ago I had a rendezvous with twenty students from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

The meeting had come about after a professor at the distinguished university, Maren Niehoff, who lectures in the humanities, had stumbled upon my book while visiting London’s renowned… 354 more words


London Learning

At the last conference there was a huge celebration of the ways we can utilise London in our teaching of English. Museums are just one area that London has to offer and of course there are many others. 890 more words


Child's Play, Foundling Museum, February 2017

I have been thinking about photographing kids at play, it is actually quite hard to take pictures of them, at least it is when my three are involved. 1,208 more words

Museum Reviews

Time to stop and stare – refreshing the muse

I’m good at giving myself homework. Most of the books or articles I read are part of an organised research list. I’m bad at allowing myself downtime. 378 more words



I went to visit one of my favourite museums to see the exhibition Found, curated by Cornelia Parker at the Foundling Museum.

Rachel Whiteread – Bronze shoe heel and instep… 335 more words

Contemporary Art

Found - Foundling Museum, May 2016

The new exhibition at the Foundling Museum is not quite ready. Cornelia Parker, Royal Academician has been up late rearranging and repositioning. An artist’s eye on a museum exhibition has allowed the exhibits to flow and infiltrate every part of the museum. 1,120 more words

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