This was put in draft back in June, and have eventually got round to posting it.
This led me to a site which I've come across before but had forgotten about: Musical Urbanism40 years ago today Joy Division released Unknown Pleasures. The highlight of each teaching year is playing this album while teaching Hulme Crescents. Here’s a superb reflection on Joy Division and the cultural geography of Manchester #geographyteacher https://t.co/zBDudFXa7d— Daniel Whittall (@danwhittall) June 15, 2019
Also to finish, a bit more on Hulme Crescents
Hulme was like living on the Battlestar Galactica - like living on a huge spaceship with two great big arms that faced the Spinners pub’