News from Elizabeth Bennett

Registration open for Street Music conference

Roll up! Roll up! We are pleased to announce that registration for this FREE conference is now open via our event page. We have an exciting programme of 40 speakers from interdisciplinary and international perspectives; in advance of the full programme a taster of our confirmed speakers can be found here. The deadline for registration is May 1st, 2019. Read more

Blog: Street Music in Cambridgeshire

The 40th Whittlesea Straw Bear Festival by Dr Elizabeth Bennett, University of East Anglia A rule of thumb when you arrive at an outdoor folk event and are unsure if you are heading in the right direction is to follow the sound of the drums. So it proved on Saturday when I visited Whittlesea for the 40th Straw Bear Festival. Read more