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Below are some of my latest posts to my website. I hope you enjoy reading them.

Phil

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V&A EAST SEASON 2017 FORTHCOMING LECTURES

My contribution to this programme: May 2  7.45-8.30 The Olympics and their Legacy June 6 7.45-8.30 From the Dagenham Girl Pipers to Grime:the long transition to  the post-Industrial city All events at the V&A Museum Further information and booking from www.vam.ac.uk/moc  

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London 2012  and the Post Olympic City- A Hollow Legacy ?

Edited by Phil Cohen and Paul Watt Published Palgrave Macmillan  May 2017 ISBN 987-1-137-48946-3 The strap line for 2012 was ‘Inspire a Generation’, and with the advent of the Rio Games a new chapter in Olympic history is  being  written – now is the time  to both look back and forward , and reach a considered verdict about how far …

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