Reviews and Feedback

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I have asked several people for feedback and / or reviews of my work. I know some but not all of these people personally, and it is an eclectic group – artists, photographers, academics. Local artist and polymath Richard Young was the first to reply. I am grateful for his thoughtful response. We live in a world with a history …

At the University of Leeds

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I was in Leeds this week,  giving my first lecture to the MA Media and Communications students. I had been invited by Dr. Jim Brogden, Programme Leader MA Film, Photography and Media. The subject of the lecture was my work in Cambodia, and how I had arrived at the current FMP work. I spent quite some time discussing ethical issues of documentary …