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Full-Time PhD Studentship in Storytelling, Animation and Mental Health Literacy

We are currently inviting applications for a fully-funded 3-year PhD studentship, based in the School of Design and Creative Arts at Loughborough University. The studentship is based within the Storytelling Academy which conducts research into the application of storytelling in the key areas of health, environment, education and social justice. The studentship is linked to an Arts and Humanities Research

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“This is My Face” awarded the 2020 Best Practice Research Portfolio by the BAFTSS

(Photo credit: Miguel Angel Cavieres) We are happy to announce that the work of our Research Associate Angélica Cabezas Pino has received a new award. “This is My Face” -her latest visual ethnography in the form of documentary film- has won the 2020 Moving Image – Best Practice Research Portfolio award by the British Association of Film, TV and Screen

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Welcome to the Digital Decameron

Global Digital Story Festival – Where I Find Strength “In 1348 a party of wealthy young patricians take refuge from the plague that is raging in the city in a villa outside Florence. To pass the time, they tell each other stories…” (Cover copy. The Decameron, by Giovanni Boccaccio, Penguin Classics, 1972) As a creative response to the postponement of

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DST 2020 Conference postponed

It is with great disappointment that we write to inform you of the postponement the DST 2020 Conference due to take place between 30th March and 1st April. As a committee, we have sought guidance from World Health Organisation announcements, the UK government’s current and planned future position on the outbreak in the UK, and the rapidly changing travel restrictions to make

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