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Paul Darke is an internationally respected academic, writer and cultural critic who has written and created extensively around the issue of identity and culture. As a conceptual artist he works across art forms, bringing new insights and exciting concepts that challenge conventional views of both art and society.

Currently Paul is depressed ... The Aftermath of a Disability Film Festival in Wolverhampton

23 April 2008


Well, another festival has passed and, as is often the case, disabled people have let it pass without bothering to attend. Yes, audiences were low for a significant part of it. We had some good bits: the Friday night screening of the new Justin Edgar feature Special People was full and quite a few attended the first of our archive screenings of disability. But Saturday: the main day in my view, with its Installation Piece, selection of shorts, followed by a dance and disability selection and...

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