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Our Food Dramas

Our Food Dramas

The Our Food project presented dialogic theatre performances, developed by actors and theatre devisers who met with community groups concerned about food, together with researchers (…)

University of Armageddon

University of Armageddon

Have any of your attempts at working with academics failed? Would you like to share and learn from others’ experience? Tom Wakeford, Kimberley Marwood and colleagues invite you to have (…)

Web of Connection

Web of Connection

Web of Connection - Young people as participatory action researchers Web of Connection brings together young people from five different community groups; RefugeeYouth, based in London, (…)

It's Nice to Make

It's Nice to Make

It’s Nice to Make explores the extent to which participation within a making activity can serve as a paradigm of “practice as a mode of being” and in turn redirect the spotlight from (…)

citizens' jury @ 40

citizens' jury @ 40

This project looks at the range of citizens' juries from across the world, used in contrasting ways and with different outcomes over the 40 years since the process was first named (1971) (…)

Participants United

Participants United

Participants United is a pilot network that has brought together researchers and community members from a five research projects that used dialogue and creativity. Funded by the Connected (…)

Community participation in professional practice

Community participation in professional practice

A blog set up by members of the Community participation in professional practice course at the University of Edinburgh. Membership is open to all those registered on ageofwe. The city (…)

Comm-uni-ty Learning

Comm-uni-ty Learning

Comm-uni-ty Learning is developing teaching and learning practice that involves people from all groups in society, especially those whose knowledge has been marginalised or excluded.  It (…)

Remaking Society

Remaking Society

Remaking Society involves collaborators exploring some central themes of the Connected Communities Programme: Working with local partners in demonstrating and assessing participatory (…)

MED Theatre

MED Theatre

Manaton and East Dartmoor (MED) Theatre is a community-based company located in Dartmoor National Park, UK. MED Theatre capitalizes on its situation within the national park to explore (…)

enacting community

enacting community

‘Enacting community’ is a research project supported by an AHRC Fellowship grant. It begins, officially, in October 2012 and is headed towards a Palgrave book publication in 2014. The (…)

Banner Theatre

Banner Theatre

Banner Theatre is one of Britain’s longest established community theatre companies, with over thirty-five years’ experience of working with trade unions and marginalized and disadvantaged (…)

Melarama

Melarama

The Octorama is a large digital arts installation comprising 8 screens and sound sources contained in a darkened immersive space. The concept was developed by Steve Thompson at Teesside (…)

Drama in the Dale

Drama in the Dale

In 2011 a group of people came together to develop a community play. Over 6 months they worked together to tell the Story of the Battle of Stanhope. In March 2012 the play was performed (…)