2018 – Margaret Mackey – 11th Harold Rosen Lecture

DARE and LATE (London Association for the Teaching of English) co-organised the Harold Rosen Memorial Lecture, given by Margaret Mackey on Wednesday 21 March 2018. Her lecture, entitled ‘Readers in Training and the Surveilled Imagination’, focused on the goal of education to equip children to savour the pleasures of “private reading.”  However, her lecture revealed…

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Exhibitions 2018: ‘Blood and Bones’ & ‘Solitary Pleasures’

In 2018 Dr Marquard Smith (Programme Leader, MA Museums & Galleries in Education, IOE), curates two forthcoming exhibitions: Blood & Bones (The Street Gallery, UCLH) on the ownership and creative use of personal data generated by people living with cancer and Solitary Pleasures (Freud Museum) on eroticism, desire, and sexual health and wellbeing. More information in due course.

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Youth Provision in a Global Age

John Potter is in Melbourne attending The Young Creative Connected Master Symposium hosted by REDI – Research for Educational Impact: Deakin University’s Strategic Research Centre for research in Education – whose theme is Youth Provision in a Global Age: https://yccnetwork.net/ycc-deakin-october-2017/ The event aims to: “bring together diverse perspectives to describe, theorize, and imagine how to…

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