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Sport for the Repressed

I think the first time I became aware that I lived in a man’s world was when I was 12, as a first year in secondary school. 257 more words

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Social Networking Sites: A Millenial Retreat?

An essay I did for my social networks and digital lives class.

The Millenial failure to create scalable alternative institutions has meant that many younger people are in retreat, along with the weird friends they made elsewhere on the Internet… 3,813 more words

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Launch of IndieGogo for our new anthology!

Hi all!

We are VERY excited to announce plans for our new anthology! It is provisionally titled: “One Beat Zines presents: Performance” and is, as you might be able to tell, themed around performance. 375 more words

VLOGS: What I've Been Thinking About

As I do massive amounts of reading every day, both for my PhD course work and for fun, my brain cooks up different ideas. Sometimes I don’t have time to write about everything I am learning and thinking, so I’ve gone back to making short YouTube videos. 31 more words

Watch: Nicholas Cook: Researching Creative Performance

Professor Nicholas Cook addresses ‘Tracking the Creative Process in Music’, October 15th 2015.

From 2004 to 2015 two research centres funded by the (UK) Arts and Humanities Research Council – which represented successive stages of the same project – provided a focus for research in musical performance. 182 more words


Presenting my research, JCDL 2016 Doctoral Consortium

There’s something I’ve noticed, which I expect makes me not alone. The PhD is a lonely place, even when you’re part of a Doctoral Training Centre… 1,391 more words


Sara Ahmed's resignation from Goldsmith's

I have been very moved by Sara Ahmed’s resignation from Goldsmith’s College, University of London, over its failure to deal adequately with sexual harassment: “I have resigned in protest against the failure to address the problem of sexual harassment. 478 more words