Dead Men Telling Tales

I wrote this article for the Port Towns research group based at the University of Portsmouth. They have a really fascinating archive of articles and information on maritime culture & history. You can follow PTUC on Twitter, and Facebook.  Maritime Gibbet Lore in Nineteenth-Century Popular Culture   The practice of gibbeting, also known more specifically …

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Darkfest Viral Video Workshop

On Saturday 4 August I attended a fantastic workshop on viral video making & marketing by Roy Hanney of Southampton Solent University.The workshop was held in the gorgeous Groundlings Theatre; a building with a lot of character, not to mention a very impressive costume & prop department. We formed small working groups with the aim that …

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