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Unread 08-07-2021, 09:42 AM
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I wonder if any of these links are of interest, Sarah-Jane.

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https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-a-...-39711877.html

https://l450v.alamy.com/450v/c8h135/...lls-c8h135.jpg

http://digital.library.leeds.ac.uk/1...015.677_01.tif (This shows a more modern and industrialized set-up of the same process, from 1936.)

https://huddersfield.exposed/wiki/Yo...in_Saddleworth (This is on the old Yorkshire-Lancashire border.)

https://i.pinimg.com/originals/3d/fd...a0bc95a41a.jpg (This panoramic shot, taken from Tenter Hill, is three or so miles from where I live.)
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Unread 08-07-2021, 02:14 PM
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Clive, thank you so much. These are very interesting - I can't use them in the image, although I'd love to (copyright is tricky, and I'm very careful - although your map image has a cc licence it also requires attribution and eds find that tricky).

But I do think I might usefully source a non-copyright map and use that in the image. Mostly also people let me use things when I show them where they're going if I have time to write and ask.

I like the thought that this image might grow beyond a fleeting pun/conceit & re-imagining of a fashion mag towards something with more provenance, using sources carefully.

Your signposting these to me is really lovely and I appreciate very much.


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Hi SJC,

I like it! It does seem uncluttered and I like her glowing dress. Not sure she needs the mask though, he says topically.
Very best with your PhD! A slog that only works if we love the material. 🙂

Cheers,
John
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Thank you. I'm dying on my arse with the PhD, but I will finish it. I struggle with words (I know that sounds crazy for someone on a poetry forum, but I really do).

But, onwards, regardless, and I made my 2k today.

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The main thing may be to churn it out. You can finesse your language post hoc.

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