The Aalst carnival (pictured) in Belgium has been stripped of its UN heritage status, by a 24 nation committee, following complaints of antisemitic stereotypes. It depicted men with sidelocks and crooked noses. Ernesto Ottone, UNESCO’s assistant director general for culture, said the festival can continue but without being associated with them as it is ‘mockery […]

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Wilson spoke of how he loves the idea of bringing two differing things together to produce a third thing namely some unexpected concept or rethinking of the work itself and this notion is one that continues to drive much of his artistic production. His work reflects his own perspective of course so his reworkings of […]

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The framework also drew on concepts in anthropological discourses, focusing in particular on Hofstede’s theory of cultural dimensions as a means of theorising about the role that national culture can play in shaping perceptions and behaviours.The originality of this study lies in its a priori approach by exploring perceptions of an interprofessional model of practice […]

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In his corporate life, Alvy experienced recognition for his technical innovation, but also frustrating rejection. He was fired from Xerox, where he was developing the paint colour program because Xerox management thought the future of personal computing was black and white. No need for Alvy’s colour palette. With just $18 you are going to get […]

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