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Research Poster: From the Hippy Trail to Festivals

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Sacred Stones and Bodies Seminar at USW

Our recent seminar at the University of South Wales, ‘Sacred Stones and Bodies’, held on 28 February 2017, examined the material culture and some of the sacred loci of modern arts and performance festivals.  The speakers talked about the sacred stones at the Glastonbury Festival, as well as the rituals associated with ‘festival bodies’. Dr Jacqui … Continue reading Sacred Stones and Bodies Seminar at USW Continue reading

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‘Sacred Stones and Bodies’, Festival Studies Network Research Seminar

University of South Wales, Cardiff Tue 28 Feb 2017 This short seminar will examine the material culture and some of the sacred loci of modern arts and performance festivals.  The blank canvases of the festival fields, which in their majority contain ephemeral yet well established, storied, structures, such as the Pyramid Stage at Glastonbury, have … Continue reading ‘Sacred Stones and Bodies’, Festival Studies Network Research Seminar Continue reading

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