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"Reimagined Journeys" - Everyday Commuting Excursions


In 2013 David Overend (UWS) and I began a collaborative research project exploring our everyday journeys between…


Added by Laura Bissell on June 23, 2015 at 14:00 — 23 Comments

Walking Gourock to Glasgow: Reimagining my Commute

Laura Bissell

(Be)Coming to Glasgow: Reimagining my commute

“One must start by leaving open spaces of experimentation, search, transition: becoming-nomads.” (Braidotti, 2011:164)

The idea of reimagining my commute initially seemed driven by the desire to propel myself from the starting point of my home in Innellan, Argyll,…


Added by Laura Bissell on April 9, 2014 at 22:30 — No Comments

Theatre and the Nomadic Subject - A Mobile Train Conference 7-11th April Helsinki to Rovaniemi

Today David Overend and I presented a paper about our recent commuting project entitled

"Rhythmic Routes: Developing a nomadic performance practice for the daily commute". It has been a really exciting few days so far. Here is the programme for the event:

Monday 7 April – Helsinki

17.00- 20.00 Opening session at Lavaklubi (cellar bar of the Finnish National Theatre, Läntinen teatterikuja 1)

Tuesday 8 April – Train Helsinki –…


Added by Laura Bissell on April 9, 2014 at 15:58 — No Comments

Reimagining my Commute - The Journey in Signs







Added by Laura Bissell on April 9, 2014 at 15:30 — No Comments

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