Monday, 8 February 2016

A light in the darkness

Candlemas sermon - Tricia Hillas
In giving light we are consumed
https://www.stpauls.co.uk/worship-music/worship/read-sermons/sermon-preached-on-the-feast-of-the-presentation-candlemas-2-february-201-by-revd-canon-tricia-hillas-pastor?utm_content=buffera284a&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

Joan Didion on writing

Great interview from The Paris Review
As a writer, the extremes always show up - or you go and sell insurance
http://www.theparisreview.org/interviews/3439/the-art-of-fiction-no-71-joan-didion

More fairytales & storytelling

Excellent piece comparing western and Japanese ideas of storytelling
http://lithub.com/our-fairy-tales-ourselves-storytelling-from-east-to-west/?utm_content=bufferb86a2&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

The pressures of fame

Suicide in young men. A case in point.  Li'l Chris.
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/pa/article-3437003/Lil-Chris-inquest-held-following-singers-death.html

Tuesday, 2 February 2016

Deep mapping & spatial anthropology

An introduction to a special edition of Humanities.
A deep discussion well worth reading and pondering
http://www.mdpi.com/2076-0787/5/1/5/htm

Monday, 1 February 2016

Storytelling

Michael Morpurgo on National Storytelling Week, from the Guardian
http://www.theguardian.com/childrens-books-site/2016/feb/01/storytelling-week-michael-morpurgo?CMP=share_btn_tw

Sunday, 24 January 2016