The 'Not Knowns': memory, narrative and applied theatre
What is it about?
How playwrighting may explore, challenge share personal and cultural memory in relation to groups who are in danger of losing their biographical voice in their communities and the political landscape
Why is it important?
Many young people are feeling marginalised or forgotten or unable to make a difference in the current social and political climate . This article outlines how a playwright, a psychologist and a critical theorist created a project to challenge this thinking with a group of young people in danger of suffering from cultural amnesia
The following have contributed to this page: Colette Conroy and Sarah Jane Dickenson