My first podcast episode is up and running on Spotify. In this first episode I talk to Mik Scarlet, a broadcaster, journalist, musician and wheelchair user, about disability history, activism, ableism, the 80s and music. To listen to the episode with Mik you can find it on Spotify Talking History with Phillipa Vincent-Connolly | PodcastRead More about Talking History Podcast
Today, this just happened. I have been nominated for the ITV National Diversity Awards as a positive role model for disability. I presume this is for being a disabled secondary school teacher with a physical disability, as well as a historian, highlighting disability history to the general public? I am hoping that when my bookRead More about Everything is going crazy!
The Pleasures and Pitfalls of Researching Disability History with Phillipa Vincent-Connolly This was recorded live on Wednesday 5th May 2021 6:00pm I didn’t make any notes and just talked along with the slides that I’d created. Percy of Northumberland, the cat makes an appearance.Read More about BALH Digital Webinar
Blitzed Magazine Is Born First, there was the Blitz club, then there was the Blitz Kids, after that there was Blitz the magazine, and finally, now there’s Blitzed Magazine, which is all about the influences, fashion and artists of the 1980s, but with a twist on our current times – to promote musicians, artists, bands,Read More about The Stars Are Aligned…
Apologies for not updating my blog, but there has been so much going on. Yesterday, I was contacted to say that Silverback Publishing will be going ahead with their new music magazine, ‘Blitzed’, and that they want me to head it up as their editor in chief. Of course, I’ve kept this under my hatRead More about Blitzed Magazine