At the beginning of the year, The Lawnmowers premièred the movie that we’ve been working on. I wrote about how
What the world of podcasts shows, above all, is that anyone can make good radio, if they put their mind to it.
Now that I don’t have to write, I’m rediscovering the pleasure of reading, especially around the subject that has occupied
In my view community arts must still be regarded as an experiment—an experiment in ‘cultural democracy’ of great importance not
Cultural democracy is an idea that emerged in the mid 1970s, in response to the challenge of the cultural revolution
‘A Fun Palace is not a fete. It’s not about coming along and having a lovely time. It’s not audience
In 1976, the Council of Europe organised a conference of European ministers with responsibility for cultural affairs in Oslo ‘to
When a campaign takes off as Fun Palaces has, people start asking ‘What Next?’. It’s the wrong question – or at