I have to admit that the Cultural Studies nerd in me was more than a little excited to see Jack Halberstam give the keynote speech for the CGWS Summer School in Lancaster on Monday. As I arrived at the venue and was the first to take my seat in the auditorium I was positively giddy and am happy to report that I was not disappointed! Continue reading
I haven’t been to a proper gig for ages. Partly because I spent most of the winter hibernating at my parents’ house in Cornwall which only has a few music venues, and even fewer artists willing to tour there, so I knew my first gig in while would have to be an epic one and I was not disappointing! £30 is the most I’ve ever spent on gig tickets and really more than my budget would normally permit, but I felt like treating myself having been away from the gig scene for so long.