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Gail Boyle – Making Collection Connections

People are different, and a whole lot less likely to think like professional museum curators than they would like you to believe. Gail Boyle of Bristol Museum and Art Gallery explains how she tries to combine items in the City’s … Continue reading

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Tomas Rawlings – Building News-Games

When people heard about Endgame: Syria, a video game created by Tomas Rawlings and his Auroch Digital team, they naturally assumed it would be another crass shooter, tastelessly exploiting the misery of people still enduring the civil war. But that’s … Continue reading

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We got there before Sky!

The day after Ignite Bristol had Tomas Rawlings on its stage to tell us about the game his company Auroch Digital had created, we spotted this on the Sky News website: Endgame: Syria Allows Gamers To Fight As Rebels A … Continue reading

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Martin Joiner – Jennifer Aniston

The war on drugs has long thought been unwinnable – but just how could the politicians ever have thought they could win when they were up against the barnet that launched a million imitations? Martin Joiner display a deft talent … Continue reading

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Natalie Chan – Sign Language As Performing Art

The beauty of language is often remarked upon, usually heard but rarely is it seen. Natalie Chan travelled to our stage from Dorset to tell us how the Hong Kong Sign Language Musical Theatre gives hearing and speech impaired people … Continue reading

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Sam Maher – The Serendipity of “What if…?”

What if we all made the effort ask “what if..?” every day? For Sam Maher, who seems to be working out the answer to “what if I simultaneously had more jobs than some people have in a lifetime?”, the results could be magical. … Continue reading

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