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Fresh! A map of a dream of the future


Stratford, E, Fresh! A map of a dream of the future, School of Geography & Environmental Studies Conference Abstracts 2010, 28 June 2010, Sandy Bay (2010) [Conference Extract]


The purpose of this paper is to explore young people’s perceptions and understandings of climate change in relation to the particularities of island place, and to make a series of observations about what may be gained for island scholarship and geographical inquiry from interdisciplinary engagement involving the creative professions, educators and young people. That exploration is undertaken with specific reference to Fresh! A Map of a Dream of the Future, a novel multi-partner project among geographers, artists, writers, and community cultural development workers, who have produced an education kit, virtual world and new media arts installation, the last to be featured at Junction 2010, the Australian Regional Arts National Conference.

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Item Type:Conference Extract
Keywords:resilience, island life, climate change, education kit
Research Division:Education
Research Group:Curriculum and pedagogy
Research Field:Creative arts, media and communication curriculum and pedagogy
Objective Division:Education and Training
Objective Group:Learner and learning
Objective Field:Learner and learning not elsewhere classified
UTAS Author:Stratford, E (Professor Elaine Stratford)
ID Code:65597
Year Published:2010
Deposited By:Geography and Environmental Studies
Deposited On:2010-11-24
Last Modified:2010-11-24

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