Our first Twitter conference (with lots of coffee)

Our first Twitter conference (with lots of coffee)

Before Easter, we took part in … PressED: a WordPress and Education, Pedagogy and Research Conference on Twitter. Armed with plenty of coffee at Yorks Bakery, we embarked on our first Twitter conference experience. It was a chaotic, fun, operationally complex (involving multiple laptops, people live tweeting simultaneously and timekeeping par excellence from Emily) and […]

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Discovering Collections, Discovering Communities: Angela English

Discovering Collections, Discovering Communities: Angela English

The DCDC17 (Discovering Collections, Discovering Communities) Conference was organised  jointly by the National Archives and Research Libraries UK  and was held at The Lowry, Salford Quays 27-29 November 2017. The   conference theme was the cultural value of collections and the creative economy. Archives, museums and libraries explored engagement with communities in a wide ranging variety […]

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Talking Heads: Media Training Event

Talking Heads: Media Training Event

Talking Heads: Media Training Event 28th July 2017 Angela English (School of Media, Birmingham City University) Selina Schmidt (School of English, Birmingham City University) Emily Bettison (School of Media, Birmingham City University) The Idea Talking Heads 2017 was an intensive one-day media training event which took place on the 28th of July at Birmingham City […]

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Making Futures Conference 2017: John Grayson

Making Futures Conference 2017: John Grayson

The Mayflowers Steps, Plymouth, 8am – It’s raining. The ocean vista, sky and sea, appear a seamless painted wash of grey – no horizon. By the quay, people mustered together, pointlessly seeking protection from the inclement weather. The group, made up of potters, furniture makers, jewellers, authors and academics, amongst others, share a common interests […]

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