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Your turn: experiments in narrative and play

Carson, Jonathan, Miller, Rosie, Allmer, Patricia and Sears, John 2008, 'Your turn: experiments in narrative and play' , The Blue Notebook, 3 (1) , pp. 24-37.

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Carson and Miller’s artists’ book, 'The Exquisite Fold', utilises the book as a site for play and storytelling. Both acts are interpretative; they are ways through which both child and adult attempt to understand the world that surrounds them. In 'Your Turn' the process of making 'The Exquisite Fold' is explored in terms of both its content and its very particular physical construction. Through this examination the ideas that underpin the book are drawn out; the potential for the book to be played with (particularly as a place to play with narrative) and, in turn, the impulse to uncover meaning through narrative and play.

Item Type: Article
Themes: Subjects / Themes > N Fine Arts > N Visual arts (General) For photography, see TR
Subjects outside of the University Themes
Schools: Schools > College of Arts & Social Sciences > School of Arts & Media
Schools > College of Arts & Social Sciences > School of Arts & Media > Arts, Media and Communication Research Centre
Journal or Publication Title: The Blue Notebook
Publisher: Impact Press at the Centre for Fine Print Research, UWE, Bristol
Refereed: Yes
ISSN: 1751-1712 (print), 1751-1720 (online)
Depositing User: JR Carson
Date Deposited: 05 Jan 2011 17:04
Last Modified: 29 Oct 2015 01:03

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