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Posted by Siobhan McDermott, on 2nd October
With just over a month to go before the International Dementia Conference and International Dementia Award ceremony we are happy to announce the award finalists. Read the full list here. The winners...
by DSDC Team
After a BBC self-styled “top story” today said “transmittable Alzheimer’s concept raised”, new speculation by...
by Mark Butler
Robert LaPage, the Canadian veteran of large-scale theatre, has staged an intricate spectacle about memory as part of the official Edinburgh Festival...
by Mark Butler
Twenty years on, Bill Viola’s video installation, Tiny Deaths, now at Tate Modern, is still a powerfully provocative experience.  How...
by Mark Butler
Descension, Anish Kapoor’s current work, nestled in a prime spot within the grounds of Versailles, is a noisy, violent installation in the form...
by Mark Butler
“Involving people with dementia” is now a requirement for anything which includes the word dementia in its title.  It is now...
by Professor June Andrews
This week the Guardian has highlighted John’s Campaign, http://www.theguardian.com/society/commentisfree/2015/jul/25/johns-campign-dementia-...

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