Wordquest Devon

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Synopsis

Wordquest Devon is a project of Aune Head Arts, Cyprus Well, Devon Libraries (Devon County Council), and the University of Exeter. It began life as a response to the 'questing' themes of the Cultural Olympiad, and still retains many of these playful and game-playing aspects. The project's live presence began in June 2011 and continues until September 2012.Around the County (and perhaps beyond) you can pick up copies of our 'Literary Map for Devon' - but you can also explore the online map here for much more information. If you can't find one and you'd like one, please contact us and if they are still available we'll send you one. The project grew out of a love for words and a love for Devon. If you have anything you'd like to add to the project, just go here.More info about the project here...http://www.wordquestdevon.infohttp://www.auneheadarts.org.uk

Episodes

  • A Short History of the Future of Dartmoor - Workshop Stories

    07/11/2011 Duration: 01h10min

    A section of short stories created in the writing workshops led by Clare George as part of her 'Imagine There's a Future' project for WordQuest Devon. Starting with a discussion of today’s plans for the National Park, participants were transported to 2084, where they were presented a short history of how those plans worked out. Participants then worked together and separately to create their own stories set in that imagined future.... Featuring works recorded in:- Ashburton by Alan Grant, Dani Redd, Graham Burchell, Janet Sharp, Margaret Bradshaw, Sara Hurley and Susanna Lash. Chagford by Douglas Young, Erica Loram, James Paxman, Laurence Shelly, Lunar Hine, Peter Villiers and Phil De Burlet. and in Tavistock by Ann Pulsford, Jack Walker, Jan Robinson and Peggy Salmon. More info and podcasts can be heard on the WordQuest Devon website - www.wordquestdevon.info

  • Wordquest-fm episode 10 featuring: Oscar Wilde, broadcast on 6th October 2011.

    12/10/2011 Duration: 59min

    Wordquest-fm episode 10 featuring: Oscar Wilde, broadcast on 6th October 2011. Around the County of Devon (and perhaps beyond) you can pick up copies of our 'Literary Map for Devon' - but you can also explore the online map here for much more information. If you can't find one and you'd like one, please contact us and if they are still available we'll send you one. The project grew out of a love for words and a love for Devon. If you have anything you'd like to add to the project, just go here. Wordquest Devon is a project of Aune Head Arts, Cyprus Well, Devon Libraries (Devon County Council), and the University of Exeter. It began life as a response to the 'questing' themes of the Cultural Olympiad, and still retains many of these playful and game-playing aspects. The project's live presence began in June 2011 and continues until September 2012. For more info please visit, http://www.wordquestdevon.info http://www.auneheadarts.org.uk http://www.soundartradio.org.uk

  • Wordquest-fm episode 10 featuring: Fanny (Frances) Burney, broadcast on 29th September 2011.

    12/10/2011 Duration: 01h10s

    Wordquest-fm episode 10 featuring: Fanny (Frances) Burney, broadcast on 29th September 2011. Around the County of Devon (and perhaps beyond) you can pick up copies of our 'Literary Map for Devon' - but you can also explore the online map here for much more information. If you can't find one and you'd like one, please contact us and if they are still available we'll send you one. The project grew out of a love for words and a love for Devon. If you have anything you'd like to add to the project, just go here. Wordquest Devon is a project of Aune Head Arts, Cyprus Well, Devon Libraries (Devon County Council), and the University of Exeter. It began life as a response to the 'questing' themes of the Cultural Olympiad, and still retains many of these playful and game-playing aspects. The project's live presence began in June 2011 and continues until September 2012. For more info please visit, http://www.wordquestdevon.info http://www.auneheadarts.org.uk http://www.soundartradio.org.uk

  • Wordquest-fm episode 9 featuring Galsworthy: "Portrait of Dartmoor" Vian Smith, broadcast on 22nd September 2011.

    12/10/2011 Duration: 59min

    Wordquest-fm episode 9 featuring: "Portrait of Dartmoor" Vian Smith, broadcast on 22nd September 2011. Around the County of Devon (and perhaps beyond) you can pick up copies of our 'Literary Map for Devon' - but you can also explore the online map here for much more information. If you can't find one and you'd like one, please contact us and if they are still available we'll send you one. The project grew out of a love for words and a love for Devon. If you have anything you'd like to add to the project, just go here. Wordquest Devon is a project of Aune Head Arts, Cyprus Well, Devon Libraries (Devon County Council), and the University of Exeter. It began life as a response to the 'questing' themes of the Cultural Olympiad, and still retains many of these playful and game-playing aspects. The project's live presence began in June 2011 and continues until September 2012. For more info please visit, http://www.wordquestdevon.info http://www.auneheadarts.org.uk http://www.soundartradio.org.uk

  • Wordquest-fm episode 7 featuring Galsworthy: The Apple Tree (pt 2), broadcast on 3rd August 2011.

    12/10/2011 Duration: 01h00s

    Wordquest-fm episode 7 featuring Galsworthy: The Apple Tree (pt 2), broadcast on 3rd August 2011. Around the County of Devon (and perhaps beyond) you can pick up copies of our 'Literary Map for Devon' - but you can also explore the online map here for much more information. If you can't find one and you'd like one, please contact us and if they are still available we'll send you one. The project grew out of a love for words and a love for Devon. If you have anything you'd like to add to the project, just go here. Wordquest Devon is a project of Aune Head Arts, Cyprus Well, Devon Libraries (Devon County Council), and the University of Exeter. It began life as a response to the 'questing' themes of the Cultural Olympiad, and still retains many of these playful and game-playing aspects. The project's live presence began in June 2011 and continues until September 2012. For more info please visit, http://www.wordquestdevon.info http://www.auneheadarts.org.uk http://www.soundartradio.org.uk

  • Wordquest-fm episode 6 featuring Galsworthy: The Apple Tree (pt 1), broadcast on 3rd August 2011.

    12/10/2011 Duration: 59min

    Wordquest-fm episode 6 featuring Galsworthy: The Apple Tree (pt 1), broadcast on 3rd August 2011. Around the County of Devon (and perhaps beyond) you can pick up copies of our 'Literary Map for Devon' - but you can also explore the online map here for much more information. If you can't find one and you'd like one, please contact us and if they are still available we'll send you one. The project grew out of a love for words and a love for Devon. If you have anything you'd like to add to the project, just go here. Wordquest Devon is a project of Aune Head Arts, Cyprus Well, Devon Libraries (Devon County Council), and the University of Exeter. It began life as a response to the 'questing' themes of the Cultural Olympiad, and still retains many of these playful and game-playing aspects. The project's live presence began in June 2011 and continues until September 2012. For more info please visit, http://www.wordquestdevon.info http://www.auneheadarts.org.uk http://www.soundartradio.org.uk

  • Wordquest-fm episode 3 featuring "More Country Talk" JHB Peel, broadcast on 6th July 2011.

    12/10/2011 Duration: 01h00s

    Wordquest-fm episode 3 featuring "More Country Talk" JHB Peel - broadcast on Soundart Radio 6th July 2011. Around the County of Devon (and perhaps beyond) you can pick up copies of our 'Literary Map for Devon' - but you can also explore the online map here for much more information. If you can't find one and you'd like one, please contact us and if they are still available we'll send you one. The project grew out of a love for words and a love for Devon. If you have anything you'd like to add to the project, just go here. Wordquest Devon is a project of Aune Head Arts, Cyprus Well, Devon Libraries (Devon County Council), and the University of Exeter. It began life as a response to the 'questing' themes of the Cultural Olympiad, and still retains many of these playful and game-playing aspects. The project's live presence began in June 2011 and continues until September 2012. For more info please visit, http://www.wordquestdevon.info http://www.auneheadarts.org.uk http://www.soundartradio.org.uk

  • Wordquest-fm episode 2 featuring "Small Talk at Wreyland" Cecil Torr, broadcast on 20th June 2011.

    12/10/2011 Duration: 59min

    Wordquest-fm episode 2 featuring "Small Talk at Wreyland" Cecil Torr - broadcast on Soundart Radio 20th June 2011. Around the County of Devon (and perhaps beyond) you can pick up copies of our 'Literary Map for Devon' - but you can also explore the online map here for much more information. If you can't find one and you'd like one, please contact us and if they are still available we'll send you one. The project grew out of a love for words and a love for Devon. If you have anything you'd like to add to the project, just go here. Wordquest Devon is a project of Aune Head Arts, Cyprus Well, Devon Libraries (Devon County Council), and the University of Exeter. It began life as a response to the 'questing' themes of the Cultural Olympiad, and still retains many of these playful and game-playing aspects. The project's live presence began in June 2011 and continues until September 2012. For more info please visit, http://www.wordquestdevon.info http://www.auneheadarts.org.uk http://www.soundartradio.org.uk

  • WQD: Tombola event

    12/10/2011 Duration: 09min

    July 12th 2011 was Paula Crutchlow's TOMBOLA! event, at the Ways with Words Festival. A fabulous and incredibly well-supported event in which people drew from the tombola either to win a literary prize (as it were) or to undertake a task. Thanks to all those who donated prizes. For more info and a VIDEO of the event please go here. Around the County of Devon (and perhaps beyond) you can pick up copies of our 'Literary Map for Devon' - but you can also explore the online map here for much more information. If you can't find one and you'd like one, please contact us and if they are still available we'll send you one. The project grew out of a love for words and a love for Devon. If you have anything you'd like to add to the project, just go here.Wordquest Devon is a project of Aune Head Arts, Cyprus Well, Devon Libraries (Devon County Council), and the University of Exeter. It began life as a response to the 'questing' themes of the Cultural Olympiad, and still retains many of these playful and game-playing asp