Dragged into the Limelight

Dr Mark Edward has been “researching” his identity most of his life, firstly as a young person on a personal journey of self-discovery, then as an academic.
As Reader in Creative Arts he is drawn to the idea of self in research – or “mesearch” as he puts it in his recent anthology mesearch and the performing body, which combines reflections and emotions in relation to himself and his performances.

Edge Hill set for fortnight of entertainment and inspiration

Programmed by Edge Hill’s three Research Institute, the Festival of Ideas is a series of talks, exhibitions and performances featuring famous faces and industry influencers to engage academics, students and members of the public in topical conversations and debates.