Monthly Archives: May 2017

Arts Partnership wins a prestigious award, comics included!

The Dukes Cultural Partnership with Lancaster University won the Arts Partnership Award at a ceremony in Preston organised by Curious Minds, dedicated to improving the lives of children and young people in the North West by connecting them with the very best arts, culture and creative learning opportunities. The Dukes and Lancaster University’s Cultural Partnership […]

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The Comic Project within The Dukes & LU partnership wins a prestigious award

Arts Partnership betwen the local art institution The Dukes and Lancaster University has won the North West Cultural Education Awards. The photo features Vicky Fletcher, The Dukes’ Outreach and Learning Manager and Professor Andrew Atherton, Lancaster University’s Deputy Vice Chancellor with the award. The partnership includes The Comic Project with Dr Natasa Lackovic and Dr […]

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Out of the Shadows: L. Ward’s Wordless Graphic Novels

By Pip Dickens/ I was introduced to the fascinating wordless graphic novels of Lynd Ward by chance. And I am forever grateful. One of the great things about being a compulsive collector is the buzz you get hunting down your quarry and getting it at the best price and condition possible. The rarer the book, […]

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