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Lighting Research at MMU

Lighting Research at MMU

Published lighting research at MMU

Edensor, T. and Millington, S. (2009) ‘Illuminations, class identities and the contested landscapes of Christmas’, in Sociology 43(1): 103–121

Edensor, T., & Millington, S. (2010). Christmas lights displays and the creative production of spaces of generosity In Edensor, T., Leslie, D., Millington, S., & Rantisi, N. (eds) Spaces of Vernacular Creativity: Rethinking the cultural economy. Routledge. London.

Edensor, T. (2011) Aurora landscapes: the affects of light and dark, in Benediktsson, K. and Lund, K. (eds) Conversations with Landscape, Aldershot: Ashgate

Edensor, T. (2012) Illuminated atmospheres: anticipating and reproducing the flow of affective experience in Blackpool, Environment and Planning D: Society and Space, 30: 1103-1122

Edensor, T. (2013) ‘Reconnecting with Darkness: experiencing landscapes and sites of gloom’, Social and Cultural Geography, 14(4): 446-465

Edensor, T. and Millington, S. (2013) ‘Blackpool Illuminations: revaluing local cultural production, situated creativity and working class values’, in International Journal of Cultural Policy

Edensor, T. (2013) ‘Review: Brian Griffiths, A Re-imagining of Blackpool Illuminations’, The Senses and Society, 8(1): 367-377

Edensor, T. (2014) ‘The aesthetic, social and cultural effects of festivals of illumination: contrasting transformations of space and place by lighting’, in U Hassenhorl, K Krause, J Meier and M Pottharst (eds) The Bright Side of Night: Perceptions, Costs and the Governance of Urban Lighting and Light Pollution, London: Routledge

Edensor, T. and Falconer, F. (2014) ‘Dans le Noir: eating in the dark: sensation and conviviality in a lightless place, under review’, Cultural Geographies, published on line:DOI: 10.1177/1474474014534814

Cook, M. and Edensor, T. (2015) ‘Cycling through dark space: apprehending landscape otherwise’, Mobilities, published online: DOI:10.1080/17450101.2014.956417

Edensor, T. and Millington, S. (2015) ‘Blackpool Illuminations: modernity, nostalgia and taste’, in S.Isenstadt, D. Neumann and M. Petty (eds) Cities of Light: The Invention and Future of Electric Illumination, London: Routledge

Edenasor, T. (2015) ‘The Gloomy City: rethinking the relation between light and dark’, Urban Studies, 52(3): 422-438