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Inclusion Through Media
The 'Inclusion Through Media' partnership has involved many imaginative and productive collaborations between creative media professionals and young and excluded people in cities and regions of the UK and Europe. Using ...
The Use of Student Design Projects as a Catalyst for Collaborations across Industry Sectors
This paper is based on product design students work in response to collaborative projects. These projects are supported by companies operating within similar market sectors but offering different products and services. By ...
‘A Story of the London Fog? Adulterated Modernisms in The Lodger’s Inter-titles’
That Ivor Montagu was invited by Michael Balcon to refine The Lodger: A Story of the London Fog (Hitchcock, UK, 1926) is well known. The film’s avant-garde tendencies can, in part, be attributed to Montagu’s involvement. ...
‘Landscape and Dialectical Atavism in The Ruling Class’
English fiction films in the early 1970s developed new modes of deploying country house locations, whereby the architecture and history of an estate became intrinsic to narrative. At the same time, the new approaches to ...
Books from the project Designing Domesticity : Advice Literature and Design Discourse in Post-War Britain
I curated a display of advice books related to my AHRC-funded research project.
Designing Domesticity : Discourses of Etiquette, Homemaking and Home Decoration in Britain from 1945
Rigour and practice-based research
The article addresses the criterion of rigor in the context of practice-based design. The authors propose to examine the problem of rigor in design research as illustrative of the more general problem of whether design ...
Accommodating 'Mrs. Three-in-One': homemaking, home entertaining and domestic advice literature in post-war Britain
Disregard for the sources through which domestic knowledge has been communicated has contributed to the marginalisation of women's domestic practices from the historical record. Recent work in social and cultural history ...