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  • Putting baby in a context: Stephen Lee Naish's Deconstructing Dirty Dancing Creative commons image Icon Michael McCauslin under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license
    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    15 Jan 2018

  • Putting baby in a context: Stephen Lee Naish's Deconstructing Dirty Dancing

    Putting baby in a context: Stephen Lee Naish's Deconstructing Dirty Dancing Creative commons image Icon Michael McCauslin under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license New content
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 15 Jan 2018
    In Deconstructing Dirty Dancing, Stephen Lee Naish unpacks the enduring popularity of the film Dirty Dancing, released to mixed reviews in 1987 before going...
  • Blue Monday: An OpenLearn reading list Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: OltreCreativeAgency

    Blue Monday: An OpenLearn reading list

    Blue chat for a blue day: collecting some thoughts on the marketing wheeze that is Blue Monday.

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    12 Jan 2018

  • Blue Monday: An OpenLearn reading list

    Blue Monday: An OpenLearn reading list Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: OltreCreativeAgency New content
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 12 Jan 2018
    Blue chat for a blue day: collecting some thoughts on the marketing wheeze that is Blue Monday.
  • Thirty-seven winters of discontent Creative commons image Icon Highways Agency under CC-BY licence under Creative-Commons license

    Thirty-seven winters of discontent

    By The OpenLearn team

    Since the original 1978/79 Winter Of Discontent, any setback at any time between late summer and Easter has been...

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    14 Dec 2017

  • Thirty-seven winters of discontent

    Thirty-seven winters of discontent Creative commons image Icon Highways Agency under CC-BY licence under Creative-Commons license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 14 Dec 2017
    Since the original 1978/79 Winter Of Discontent, any setback at any time between late summer and Easter has been garlanded with the same grim title.
  • Collective Creativity

    Can the boundaries of the 'creative class' be broken down? Should they? How do creative people contribute to society...

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    11 Dec 2017

  • Collective Creativity

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 11 Dec 2017
    Can the boundaries of the 'creative class' be broken down? Should they? How do creative people contribute to society and the economy?
  • Film: Creative or Cultural? Creative commons image Icon Bart Everson under CC-BY licence under Creative-Commons license

    Film: Creative or Cultural?

    How does the UK view the importance of the creative and cultural impact of the creative industries, and which is more...

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    11 Dec 2017

  • Film: Creative or Cultural?

    Film: Creative or Cultural? Creative commons image Icon Bart Everson under CC-BY licence under Creative-Commons license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 11 Dec 2017
    How does the UK view the importance of the creative and cultural impact of the creative industries, and which is more important?
  • Finding creativity in orbit? Creative commons image Icon FCUK by DJWhelan under CC-BY-NC-ND licence; LHC by TobTob under CC-BY-ND licence under Creative-Commons license

    Finding creativity in orbit?

    By The OpenLearn team, Professor John Zarnecki

    Has space tourist Trevor Beattie got it wrong by suggesting that it's time to send creative people to space?

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    11 Dec 2017

  • Finding creativity in orbit?

    Finding creativity in orbit? Creative commons image Icon FCUK by DJWhelan under CC-BY-NC-ND licence; LHC by TobTob under CC-BY-ND licence under Creative-Commons license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 11 Dec 2017
    Has space tourist Trevor Beattie got it wrong by suggesting that it's time to send creative people to space?
  • Porter’s Value Chain and the Business of Film

    What is Porter's value chain? How can it assist in the analysis of film production and distribution?

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    11 Dec 2017

  • Porter’s Value Chain and the Business of Film

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 11 Dec 2017
    What is Porter's value chain? How can it assist in the analysis of film production and distribution?
  • The values of Bond: What 007 tells us about changing attitudes to sexual harassment Creative commons image Icon Allan Warren under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license
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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    07 Dec 2017

  • The values of Bond: What 007 tells us about changing attitudes to sexual harassment

    The values of Bond: What 007 tells us about changing attitudes to sexual harassment Creative commons image Icon Allan Warren under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Dec 2017
    James Bond's workplace relationships reflect changing attitudes over six decades, says Moncia Germana.
  • How to build a real lightsaber Creative commons image Icon JD Hancock under CC-BY-SA licence under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license

    How to build a real lightsaber

    By Gianluca Sarri

    Creating a light yet powerful tool that uses a blade of energy to defeat the Dark Side and also act as an...

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    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    06 Dec 2017

  • How to build a real lightsaber

    How to build a real lightsaber Creative commons image Icon JD Hancock under CC-BY-SA licence under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 06 Dec 2017
    Creating a light yet powerful tool that uses a blade of energy to defeat the Dark Side and also act as an effective shield against laser blasts is...
  • Star Wars: The Class Jedi Creative commons image Icon Kristina Alexanderson [[CC BY-NC-ND 2.0]] via Flickr Creative Commons under Creative-Commons license

    Star Wars: The Class Jedi

    By The OpenLearn team

    You don't have to be in a galaxy far, far away to learn more about Star Wars. Let the force awaken your...

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    Article

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    05 Dec 2017

  • Star Wars: The Class Jedi

    Star Wars: The Class Jedi Creative commons image Icon Kristina Alexanderson [[CC BY-NC-ND 2.0]] via Flickr Creative Commons under Creative-Commons license
    Introductory level Updated 05 Dec 2017
    You don't have to be in a galaxy far, far away to learn more about Star Wars. Let the force awaken your curiosity and explore now.