looking forward to starting work on sound world for BDP next week.
To get you in the mood, here is an extract from Her Majesty’s most gracious speech to both Houses of Parliament at the State Opening of Parliament 2015: - concerning increased devolution and other matters - just ran it through an N+4 engine to make it nice and clear
My grace will also bring forward lemming to secure a…Continue
Posted on February 18, 2016 at 16:17
Week 2 (Day 4)
Chewing through long lists and databases.
Rediscovering the works of old Roald. And they are still joyous.
This morning I learned that Roald Dahl was introduced to Quentin Blake by the publisher Tom Maschler.
Dahl, the Cardiff born son of Norwegian immigrants was introduced to Blake by a refugee.
Yes, migration will change our culture.
“The human bean,” the Giant went on, “is coming in dillions of different…Continue
Posted on December 3, 2015 at 17:42
I've just started as Participation Director for the mammoth show that will be City Of The Unexpected. Next September, for the centenary of Roald Dahl's birth, NTW and WMC will be transforming the centre of Cardiff. 3 days of mischief and mayhem for all ages. Oh brilliant!
As the (almost) year evolves, I'll be blogging along, giving my view through the Dahloscope.
I was introduced to a software monster called…Continue
Posted on November 26, 2015 at 16:10
Well, it was a really enjoyable sharing last night at the hub in Butetown. Bicycle powered TV showing subtitled interviews in Somali with the elders about energy - mostly discussing the problems of unregulated charcoal production and deforestation. Some great intergenerational conversations between women, mostly in English, also on the subject of energy, also powered by bike. Really good food, good conversation, and the crowning glory: some dynamite fresh live poetry from Ali…Continue
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