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A few words about my father
My father, Robert Jeffery, died on the morning of 21st December. It wasn't unexpected; he had spent the year in a slow deterioration, with lymphoma coursing through his body. In the end, it felt like a kind of deliverance; the last couple of weeks were real...

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Pollinator or parasite?
- notes from some adventures in intervention, participation & place based performance I'm doing a talk at Glasgow University on Thursday 6th Oct - details below. Over the last few years my research has focused on documenting, supporting, analyzing and somet...

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Changing the conversation?
Here's a shortish video of me, looking rather tired, that I recently unearthed, talking about training in community/participatory arts and my own routes through the field. This is from the Paul Hamlyn Foundation's Artworks conference at Lancaster University...

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PhD opportunity at Ayr's Gaiety Theatre
The School of Media, Culture & Society at UWS and the Ayr Gaiety Partnership have collaborated to secure funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) for a three year funded PhD studentship, with an annual stipend of £14,296.    The successful applicant wil...

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Troubling the Academic Thesis
You are invited to engage in a public seminar with  Dr Chris Dooks (UK) and Dr Nick Sousanis (USA), who along with others will trouble the notion of the academic thesis and consider its alternative. The primacy of words over images and sounds has deep roots...

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Last year's presentations.. (2015)
Put here just to keep track of them: Performing Methodologies, CCA Glasgow, 26th November 2015 Making Theatre in the Age of Austerity, University of Manchester, November 4th 2015 Ways of Knowing in Neighbourhood Planning, University of Sheffield, 1st Octobe...

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2015: some people and places
      2015: some people and places from Graham Jeffery on Vimeo .

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Performances of Hope
Kerrie Schaefer and I will be talking about this at the "Poor Theatres" symposium at the University of Manchester on the 4th of November:  Performances of Hope: minor acts of cultural re-imagining within austerity's 'extreme economy' Remaking Society set ou...

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the politics of community, documentary and policy
Hugh Kelly and I are speaking at this event in Sheffield as part of an ESRC seminar series on October 1st - here's what we are talking about:  Reflections on regeneration: the politics of community, documentary and policy Hugh Kelly, as Swingbridge Media, h...
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