Monthly Archives: May 2016

A New Start for Nantes

May 26, 2016 |

Emmanuelle Petit provides a more contemporary view of the city of Nantes than Gracq and Rossi in her 2010 police novel aimed at 12-14 year-olds, Elle n’était pas Marilyn. The key theme is one of setting off into new and unknown ways of living coupled with a slightly wistful look at the ways of life […more]

Call for Papers

May 18, 2016 |

Call for Papers                               Appel à communication FR International and interdisciplinary conference Cultural development and territorial innovation Blaise Pascal University, Clermont Ferrand, France 8-9-10 November 2016 The conference on « Cultural development and territorial innovation » organised by the CERAMAC (Centre d’Etudes […more]

Appel à communication

May 18, 2016 |

Programme PDF Appel à communication                                    Call for Papers EN Colloque international & interdisciplinaire Développement culturel et Innovation territoriale Université Blaise Pascal, Clermont-Ferrand 8-9-10 novembre 2016 Le colloque « Développement culturel et Innovation territoriale », organisé par le CERAMAC, […more]

The Black Notebook

May 17, 2016 |

English-language readers will be pleased to hear that in 2016 another of Patrick Modiano’s novels has been translated from French and is available in the UK. If, like me, and my Audible followers, you have become addicted to Modiano’s writing then this next one should be a real treat.  The original French version, called L’herbe […more]

Writing your travel blog: strategies and practices

May 16, 2016 |

Final year Cruise Management undergraduates have just completed a travel blogging activity.  Here are my lecture notes for those who would like to refer to them: To cite: Mansfield, C. (2016) Writing your travel blog: strategies and practices, TKT Lab, Plymouth You may have to click on the Title to make the slides appear. Please post […more]