This page will help you find out more about the projects we have funded under the Cultural Value Project through links to their own project websites and blogs. We have also included the twitter handles so that you can start and continue conversations online about their research. This page will be continually updated, so do check for updates.
Open Call- Critical Reviews
Eric Jensen, University of Warwick: The Role of Technology in Evaluating Cultural Value
Hannah Zeilig, University of the Arts London: The arts in dementia care – A Critical Review of cultural and arts practices in dementia care in the UK
Cornel Sandvoss, University of Surrey: Fandom, Participatory Culture and Cultural Value – A Critical Review
Twitter handle @Culture_Surevy
Flora Samuel, University of Sheffield: The Cultural Value of Architecture: A critical review with specific reference to UK homes and neighbourhoods
Twitter feed home_research
Open Call- Research Development Awards
Eleonora Belfiore, University of Warwick: The politics of cultural value: Towards an emancipatory framework
Michael Eades, University of London: Bloomsbury Festival in a Box: engaging socially isolated people with dementia
Sally Munt, University of Sussex: Cultural Values from the Subaltern Perspective: A Phenomenology of Refugees’ Experience of British Cultural Values
Stephanie Pitts, University of Sheffield: Dropping in and dropping out: understanding cultural value from the perspectives of lapsed or partial arts participants
Janelle Reinelt, University of Warwick: Theatre Spectatorship and Value Attribution
Kate Rumbold, University of Birmingham: The uses of poetry: measuring the value of engaging with poetry in lifelong learning and development
Patricia Thomson, University of Nottingham: The experience and value of live art: what can making and editing film tell us?
Targeted Call- Critical Reviews
Paul Cooke, University of Leeds: Experiencing the Digital World: the Cultural Value of Digital Engagement with Heritage
Paul Cooke’s project website is found here. You can also have a tweet the research team @ArtsEngaged.
Targeted Call- Research Development Awards
Daniel Allington, Open University: Online networks and the production of value in electronic music
Daniel Allington’s project website can found here.
Matthew Flinders, University of Sheffield: Participatory Arts and Active Citizenship
Matthew Flinders’ project website is found here. You can also tweet the research team @CrickCentre.
Rebecca Gordon-Nesbitt, Manchester Metropolitan University: Evaluating the Relationship between Arts and Cultural Engagement and Long-Term Health Outcomes in the UK
Rebecca Gordon-Nesbitt’s project blog is found here.
Tracy Harwood, De Monfort University: Machinima: an investigation into the contribution of participatory user-generated machine-cinema to cultural values
Tracy Harwood’s project website is found here. You can also tweet the research team @machinimAHRC.
Jacqueline Reynolds, Staffordshire University: The Story of Lidice and Stoke-on-Trent: Towards Deeper Understandings of the Role of Arts and Culture
Jacqueline Reynolds’ project website is found here.
Elena Boschi, Liverpool Hope University: Culture, Value and Attention at Home
The project website is found here.