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Stories in Heritage Tourism

Aug 21, 2017 |

Please help my postgraduate’s research by answering her questionnaire online here. She is examining how narrative is used in heritage tourism Questions Very many thanks. Torre Abbey, Torquay, Devon UK

Les récits de voie

Aug 12, 2017 |

RFI, the French international radio service now offer space to share your work in French language and culture. Of course, being radio, you are encouraged to record and upload mp3 audio files rather than just plain text.  Do join in, and let me know if you post anything to their site. Listen to the intro […more]

New editor in WordPress App

Jul 18, 2017 |

This is a test on the iPhone of the new editor in the WordPress App. It lets you write and publish new posts on the go. My latest news is the publication of an article on Christine de Pizan in the academic journal Digital Philology. Cover photo uploaded from camera roll on iPhone very quickly.

Finding your Place

Dec 20, 2016 |

I sit with friends around a wobbly table at a rustic taverna in Eastern Crete. The waves slapping against the terrace tickle our bare toes, discouraging the cats prowling underfoot in hopes of a handout. My dining companions are a motley group:  four local fishermen with foreign wives and several singles unstrung from relationships. A […more]

What am I doing here/what I am doing here

Dec 6, 2016 |

I am sitting on the top floor of a university library, a space filled with the furtive rustle of fast fingers on laptop keyboards and the industrial rattle of roller stacks on the move. I’ve been sitting here, or hereabouts, for the last couple of months. When I first set up camp the view to […more]