Research Explorations in the Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site PhD Reflections on 'The Practices of Carnival: Community Culture and Place' (Jon Croose) and 'Stone Exposures: photography, landscape change and anticipatory adaptation in the Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site' (Rose Ferraby)

Archive for the ‘place’ Category

First encounters with a Community Carnival Group:

01.09.2012 · Posted in Carnival, place

I have been invited to attend a local carnival group by H, a young member of the Town Carnival Committee. I know the area only by partial reputation, a received knowledge comprised of general public concerns about the social deprivation which is centred on the two, large former council estates in the area. This is ...

The English Seaside Town as a setting for carnival:

12.12.2011 · Posted in Carnival, place

Weymouth  – 1/8/11: I arrive in Weymouth by car and decide to drive along the Esplanade. I am looking for the bar where I have arranged to meet members of the carnival committee. I have never been to Weymouth before. It is a sunny summer’s day, pleasantly warm and a little hazy. The first thing ...