Author Archives: madiirwin

About madiirwin

Madeleine Irwin is a PhD researcher in the Drama Department at The University of Manchester. Madeleine is also an independent consultant specialising in creative education, applied theatre, partnership working, action research, and young people's participation http://uk.linkedin.com/in/madeleineirwin

Mike White

Originally posted on Parliament of dreams:
The most potent contribution that this new field of arts practice can make is the revelation of just how creative community health can be. Arts Development on Community Health, A Social Tonic, Mike White…

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Teaching in a Refugee Camp. Part 2

Teaching in a Refugee Camp. Part 2.

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Life Maths

Life Maths.

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Life Maths

It won’t take long for this to become apparent but by way of a disclaimer I will start by pointing out that I am not, and nor do I fancy myself as, a mathematician or a lifestyle guru. I just … Continue reading

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Every Day is Fieldwork

Hello and longtime no blog…. well in September we launched Orangebox (please visit http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0CE9oWHg5xQ) and since then we have been open 7 days a week, welcomed our tenants, established a hires service, and offered 28 hours of Members Only access … Continue reading

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Spoken word poets I have seen at TED – #SarahKay #ShaneKoyczan

Originally posted on Marcus Romer's Blog:
So – trawling through the archives of this blog I came across these two brilliant talks I saw at TED back in 2011 – with Sarah Kay and this year 2013 with Shane…

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Three Dirty Words

As a form of therapy I highly recommend blogging to all PhD researchers. As opposed to academic writing, in a blog: I don’t need to unpack terms all the time – I can just say stuff that I think or feel without … Continue reading

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