Reflections on coronavirus, digital engagement, and museum practice. A short piece of writing informed by postdoctoral fieldwork in Mexico and the UK and prompted by cultural venue shutdowns
Response to the prompt: Take out an old family photo and address the people in it or have them speak. What happened before or after this picture was taken? What does the writer know now that they did not know then?
As ministers equivocate over lockdown guidance, we’re gearing up for another weekend of public shaming. It’s a classic Conservative move: blame the people for government failures
Games and play have always functioned as tools for socialisation – and politicisation. So why do we continue to underestimate the radical potential of video games?