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Personal Archaeology poetry workshop
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Personal Archaeology poetry workshop

Both Formerly and its sister publication Heart Archives draw poetic inspiration from concrete reminders of times past. Now a new poetry workshop led by Heart Archives author Sue Rose offers a chance to explore personal history through the medium of your own cherished objects. This fascinating day course will examine the use of such artefacts as prompts for writing … Continue reading

Join Hercules Editions at our first London discussion event!
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Join Hercules Editions at our first London discussion event!

‘PERSONAL ARCHAEOLOGY’ DISCUSSION EVENT • 14 March 2014, 7–9pm, Parasol Unit, London N1 Pictured: Parasol Unit, which is next to the equally lovely Victoria Miro gallery. Our sister publication, Heart Archives by Sue Rose (out 20 Feb 2014), is the springboard for a major discussion event at the Parasol Unit foundation in Islington. Family history … Continue reading

Formerly 2nd edition now out
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Formerly 2nd edition now out

We’re delighted to announce the new, shiny second edition of Formerly, as after little more than a year we’ve sold out of our first edition. Congratulations to everyone who bought that one – you’ve now got a collector’s item. Edition two is the same size and has the same contents, but with a few notable … Continue reading

Those SUNY essays in full
Education / News

Those SUNY essays in full

In the previous post, we recounted how a group of US students explored some of London’s less touristic hot-spots under the guidance of Formerly. The undergrads, from SUNY (aka State University of New York, Fredonia – located near to Niagara Falls, how cool is that?) have now uploaded their resultant writings to a blog (pictured). … Continue reading